Mark Wingett

Winner of the God-like genius award at Montpelier Primary School in the sleepy backwater of Plymouth, Mark Wingett has never truly lived up to the promise of those earlier years or managed to fully shake his West Country twang. Nevertheless against the obvious disadvantages of his Devon-based upbringing, English being his second language and several brushes with HR, he has managed to carve out a career as a journalist, reporting on new menu developments and smoking solutions across the UK hospitality sector.

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