Richard Shore is a fully qualified chef who has worked in the catering industry for over 35 years, with 15 years spent in The Royal Air Force catering squadron and the rest running his own business.
Inspired by the national change in school dinners.
April 2005 saw Richard go into business within the school catering market, providing healthy school meals to children in primary education. With a second school underway in the autumn term of 2006 Cheeky Pea was born. Richard now manages seven catering contracts in primary schools in the local area.