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CHARTWELLS INDEPENDENT TO CATER FOR MERCHISTON SCHOOL

13 April 2018 | Marino Donati


Chartwells Independent has been awarded a £5 million contract to provide catering, hospitality and cleaning services to Merchiston School in Edinburgh, Scotland.

 

Chartwells Independent is Compass Group UK & Ireland’s specialist caterer to the independent education sector.

 

Under the five-year deal Chartwells Independent will serve breakfast, lunch and tea seven days a week at the school, as well as hospitality catering.

 

Merchiston School is an all-boys independent boarding school, founded in 1828, with more than 450 pupils.

 

Chartwells’ managing director Richard Taylor said: “We will be working side by side with pupils and colleagues at the school to enhance the dining experience, drawing on the knowledge and experience of our expert chefs and nutritionists to create delicious and nourishing meals.”

 

Pippa Axon, bursar at Merchiston School, said: “Chartwells has a proven track record in the independent education sector of successfully understanding the unique requirements of each and every school, providing pupils and staff with well-balanced, healthy meals.”