The kbbreview Podcast

26 – Financial support and kitchen design degrees

Episode Summary

This is episode 26 of The kbbreview Podcast from Taylist Media with your host Andrew Davies. First up, we’re talking to Jonny Westbrooke from The Furniture Maker’s Company – the livery company and charity that, along with many other things, provides support to members of the furniture industry who have fallen on difficult financial times – very relevant at the moment of course and Jonny tells us what practical help they can get. Then we’re talking to the father and daughter team of Mick Murphy and Natalie Peters from Norfolk retailer Kitchens Etc. A really interesting business, and Natalie has just finished the Kitchen Design Degree course and she’ll be tells us all about it.

Episode Notes

This is episode 26 of The kbbreview Podcast from Taylist Media with your host Andrew Davies.

First up, we’re talking to Jonny Westbrooke from The Furniture Maker’s Company – the livery company and charity that, along with many other things, provides support to members of the furniture industry who have fallen on difficult financial times – very relevant at the moment of course and Jonny tells us what practical help they can get.

Then we’re talking to the father and daughter team of Mick Murphy and Natalie Peters from Norfolk retailer Kitchens Etc. A really interesting business, and Natalie has just finished the Kitchen Design Degree course and she’ll be tells us all about it.

SAVE OUR SKILLS

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THE FURNITURE MAKERS COMPANY

You can find out about The Furniture Makers Welfare scheme here

KITCHEN DESIGN DEGREE COURSE

Find out about The Kitchen Education Trust (TKET) – the body that links the kitchen industry with the education sector here

And details on the kitchen design degree course here

DESERTED KITCHEN ISLAND DISCS

Jonny chose Teenage Kicks by The Undertones 

Natalie chose Dance Monkey by Tones and I 

Mick chose Gimme Shelter by The Rolling Stones