Kwoklyn Wan - In the Media 
 
The great thing about what I do is sharing my knowledge and passion with others. 
 
As well as sharing recipes in my Chinese Takeaway Cookbook, I've featured on TV, radio and in the press... 
Publications 
Dluxe Magazine – Recipe feature - May/June 2017 
LCIL Newsletter – Bio feature - April 2018 
Freemasonry Today – Bio/Interview - August 2017 
Gravitas Magazine – Recipe feature - April 2018 
Achieve Magazine – Recipe feature - April 2016 
Martial Arts Illustrated – Kung Fu Kitchen Recipe feature – Monthly June 2016 to April 2018 
Niche Magazine – Recipe feature – Monthly March 2016 to October 2016 
Chat, It’s Fate – Recipe feature – October 2017 
Horse & Countryside – Recipe feature - April 2016 
More Magazine – Recipe feature - May 2016 
Scene Magazine – Recipe feature - March 2017 
Leicester Square – Recipe feature – April 2019 
Pukaar Magazine – Front Cover Interview – July 2018 
Leicester Mercury – Regular Recipe features both printed and online edition 
Aga – Recipe / book feature - Summer 2019 
Press Cuttings 
Serial: Times Weekend - extract, January 19th 
National: Daily Express - mention on ‘Get This’ shopping pages 
Telegraph 
Express 
Aga Magazine - Recipe / book feature - Summer 2019 
Irish Media: Irish Independent ‘Weekend’ - extract 
Image magazine - extract 
Grazia - extract, out Jan 22nd 
Heat magazine - extract, 22nd Jan 
Gravitas magazine - review, dtbc 
Woman magazine – extract, issue 6 out Jan 29th 
BBC Easy Cook – extract, February issue 
BBC Good Food – extract, February issue 
Great British Food – author comment for ‘Simple Things’ feature, February issue 
Veggie magazine – extract February issue 
Marie Claire – extract in Deluxe section, March issue 
Food & Travel - extract, March issue 
Saga magazine extract 
FoodLover magazine - extract, New Year issue 
Online: Muddy Stilettos - extract 
TV & Radio 
TV 
 
 
ITV This Morning with Phil & Holly – Chinese New Year 2018 
BBC Inside Out Documentary – Presenter – September 2018 
ITV This Morning with Phil & Holly – Cooking slot and book publicity February 2019 
 
Radio 
 
BBC Radio Leicester – Quarterly cook-a-long feature Live with Monica Winfield 
BBC Radio London - Gaby Roslin Show - 27/01/2019 
BBC Radio Wiltshire – Foodie Wednesday interview - 30/01/2019 
BBC Radio Leicester - CNY 05/02/2019 
BBC LINCOLNSHIRE - CNY 05/02/2019 
BBC SOLENT LIVE - CNY 05/02/2019 
BBC GLO'STRSHIRE - CNY 05/02/2019 
BBC BERKSHIRE - CNY 05/02/2019 
BBC NEWCASTLE - CNY 05/02/2019 
BBC H&W - CNY 05/02/2019 
BBC CORNWALL - CNY 05/02/2019 BBC TEES - CNY 05/02/2019 
Charity 
 
LAMP – Fashion Show & Wellbeing Event – 6/2/19 
LAMP – Ambassador 2019 
NSPCC – Ambassador & Events Co-ordinator 2019 
HUG – Demonstration and Event Support 2019 
 
 
Loros Polo Day – Chinese Banquet by Kwoklyn Wan – August 2017 
 
NICHE Charity Evening – Catered by Kwoklyn Wan – August 2018 
 
 
Awards 
2019 Nominated for The Muddy Stilettoes Awards (Best Newcomer for Eastern Heroes Catering) 
 
2019 Nominated for The Niche Business Awards (Best Newcomer for Eastern Heroes Catering) 
 
Previous years 
 
2011 Man of the Year – Combat Magazine 
2011 Outstanding Contributions – Combat Magazine 
2013 Innovations within the realms of Martial Arts – Martial Arts Illustrated 
2014 The Outstanding Service Awards – Peoples Choice Award – Hammerson Group 
2015 Top Instructor Award - Martial Arts Illustrated 
2018 Nominated for The Golden Chopsticks Awards (Best Newcomer) 
PR Events 2019 
Sherwin Hall Kitchens – Launch party demonstration and canapes – March 2019 
 
Leicester University – Student demonstrations – March 2019 
Morningside Arena – Guest Chef for the 1967 Club – April 2019 
Leicester Curry Awards – Guest Judge – April 2019 
Waterstones Market Harborough – Book Signing, 2019 
Waitrose Supper Clubs in collab with Wefifo – 2019 
Gable Events – Corporate cookery school experience days – Summer 2019 
Berkshire Polo Club – Guest chef for match day street food and fine dining – Summer 2019 
Ludlow Food & Drink Festival – Main Stage Demonstrations – August 2019 
Market Harborough Carnival – Main Stage Demonstrations – Summer 2019 
Rugby Food & Drink Festival – Main Stage Demonstrations – September 2019 
PR Events 2017-18 
Stamford WI - Bio Chat & Demo 
National Space Centre – Main Stage demo – Taste of Science 2017 
Chinese Heritage Project – Family film and Key Note speaker – January 2018 
Leicester DMU – Key Note Speaker at The Innovation Centre – March 2018 
Mon Amie – Demonstration Evening – April 2018 
The Bakehouse, Stamford - Demonstration 
Cross Connections Business Expo – Demonstrations – May 2018 
Oundle Aga – Cooking with Aga – June 2018 
 
 
The Great British Food Festival – Main Stage Demonstrations – July 2018 
Leicester Market Foodie Event – Open Air Demonstration – August 2018 
Rugby Food & Drink Festival – Main Stage Demonstrations – September 2018 
Northampton Winter Food Festival – Main Stage Demonstrations – November 2018 
Interested in working with me? 
 
Occasionally I create sponsored posts for brands that are a good fit. I’m also available for recipe development & photography. Please complete the contact box for more info! 
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