Now in its ninth series, Great British Menu took on a historical turn as top chefs from around the country were inspired by the heroics of the D-Day landings to cook a banquet to honour the veterans at a 70th anniversary banquet hosted by Prime Minister David Cameron at St Paul’s Cathedral.

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Great British Menu, 2014

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Great British Menu 2014, The Final Banquet
Great British Menu 2014, The Final Banquet
Great British Menu 2014, The Final Banquet
by Monica Shaw
08 June 2014
This week marked the end to the ninth series of Great British Menu, in which the nine chefs who won the regional heats competed to represent their region at a banquet to honour D-Day veterans at St Paul's Cathedral.
Great British Menu 2014, Preview of the Finals
Great British Menu 2014, Preview of the Finals
Great British Menu 2014, Preview of the Finals
by Mecca Ibrahim
02 June 2014
For the last eight weeks on Great British Menu we’ve watched twenty four of Great Britain’s finest chefs battle it out. Now nine chefs including five chefs from Great British Chefs site are hoping to represent their region by serving at the special banquet for D-Day veterans at the end of the week.
Great British Menu 2014, Wales Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, Wales Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, Wales Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
26 May 2014
Week eight of Great British Menu and it's the turn of chefs from Wales to shine. Marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the chefs have to prepare a menu that's worthy of war heroes.
Great British Menu 2014, Scottish Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, Scottish Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, Scottish Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
24 May 2014
Week seven of Great British Menu 2014 finished with the Scottish finals. On Thursday we said goodbye to Neil Rankin, leaving newcomers Jacqueline O'Donnell and Stevie McLaughlin to compete.
Great British Menu 2014, North East Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, North East Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, North East Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
16 May 2014
Week six of Great British Menu 2014 finished with the North East finals, an episode where both chefs drew from extraordinary personal experiences in order to fulfil the brief.
Great British Menu 2014, London and South East Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, London and South East Hea...
Great British Menu 2014, London and South East Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
10 May 2014
Week five of Great British Menu 2014 finished with the London and South East finals, an episode which truly raised the bar for all Great British Menu chefs to come. On Thursday we said goodbye to Adam Byatt, leaving GBM veteran Adam Simmonds and newcomer Tom Sellers to compete for a chance to serve veterans at a banquet marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
Great British Menu 2014, London and South East Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, London and South East Hea...
Great British Menu 2014, London and South East Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
05 May 2014
Week five of Great British Menu and it's the turn of chefs from London and the South East to go head to head. Marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the chefs have to prepare a menu that's worthy of war heroes. Four overall winners will serve veterans at a banquet in London’s magnificent St. Paul’s Cathedral.
Great British Menu 2014, Central Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, Central Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, Central Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
03 May 2014
Week four of Great British Menu 2014 finished with the Central England finals. On Thursday we said a sad goodbye to Jason Hodnett, leaving three-time returning contender (and once champion) Aktar Islam and new boy Mark Poynton to compete.
Great British Menu 2014, South West Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, South West Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, South West Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
26 April 2014
Week three of Great British Menu 2014 finished with the South West of England finals. On Thursday we said goodbye to Dominic Chapman, leaving new contestant Josh Eggleton and returning contender Emily Watkins to compete.
Great British Menu 2014, South West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, South West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, South West Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
20 April 2014
Week Two of Great British Menu and it's the turn of chefs from the South West of England to shine. Marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the chefs have to prepare a menu that's worthy of war heroes.
Great British Menu 2014, North West Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, North West Heat Final
Great British Menu 2014, North West Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
19 April 2014
Week Two of Great British Menu 2014 finished with the North West of England finals. On Thursday we said goodbye to Mark Ellis, leaving Mary Ellen McTague and James Durrant to compete.
Great British Menu 2014, North West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, North West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, North West Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
13 April 2014
Week Two of Great British Menu and it's the turn of chefs from the North West of England to shine. Marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the chefs have to prepare a menu that's worthy of war heroes.
Great British Menu 2014, Northern Ireland Heat Finals
Great British Menu 2014, Northern Ireland Heat Fin...
Great British Menu 2014, Northern Ireland Heat Finals
by Monica Shaw
12 April 2014
The first week of Great British Menu 2014 culminated with the Northern Ireland finals. The scene was set for what judges Prue Leith, Matthew Fort and Oliver Peyton are looking for this year: dishes worthy of war heroes to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
Great British Menu 2014, Northern Ireland Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2014, Northern Ireland Heat Pre...
Great British Menu 2014, Northern Ireland Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
05 April 2014
For the first week of The Great British Menu some of the finest chefs from Northern Ireland will prepare a menu that's worthy of war heroes. Marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day the overall winners will serve veterans at a banquet in London’s magnificent St. Paul’s Cathedral