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Lorraine Vaughan

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Free talks can be arranged for not-for-profit organisations in the RG postcode area.

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Oct 2008 – Lorraine took part in a radio phone-in on BBC Radio Berkshire for National Baking week.

July 2008 – Lorraine ran the Race for Life in Prospect Park, Reading, raising another £300 for Cancer Research UK.

Mar 2008 – Lorraine from Allergycooks teamed up with nutritional therapist Laura de la Harpe to give an informative talk about Coeliac Disease, Food Allergy and Intolerance to members of the Berkshire branch of Coeliac UK.  The talk, which took place at the Burdwood Community Centre in Thatcham was followed by a lively question and answer session.  After some light refreshments, which included the Allergycooks’ wheat egg and dairy-free Shortbread biscuits and Chocolate Chip Muffins, there was a wide range of free-from freebies for people to take home (see photos below).

Jan 2008 – The Reading Evening Post published a “First Person” article about Lorraine and Allergycooks.

Jan 2008 – Lorraine supported National Food Allergy & Intolerance Week at an event held at Borders Bookshop in Newbury (see photos below).

Nov 2007 – Lorraine joined Richard Skinner on BBC Radio Berkshire’s Wellbeing Show to discuss the trials and benefits of “cooking without”

Oct 2007 – Lorraine was the after-dinner speaker at the NRG Business Networking event at Wokefield Park. She gave a talk about the differences between food allergy and intolerance and some of the things people should look out for when cooking for people who need to avoid various food groups (see photo below).

July 2007 – Lorraine and her daughter took part in the Race for Life in Prospect Park, Reading, raising £200 for Cancer Research UK.

May 2007 – The Allergycooks website was launched.  Our Business Profile was published in the Reading Evening Post.