Mary Berry signs her latest book in Steyning

PUBLISHED: 16:56 20 November 2014

Mary Berry with Sara on stage

Mary Berry with Sara on stage


Mary Berry visited Steyning last month as part of the Steyning Bookshop Author Supper. Mary signed and dedicated countless copies of her latest book, Mary Berry Cooks the Perfect, much to the delight of diners.

In an after-dinner interview with bookshop owner Sara Bowers, Mary treated the audience to a fascinating glimpse into her extraordinary life, before taking questions from the floor. She also told the audience how pleased she was to hear that there has been a surge of interest in baking from children and adults alike as a result of The Great British Bake-Off.

Sara said of the day: “It was so very touching to see people almost moved to tears by meeting Mary; her cookery writing and broadcasting has been part of the lives of so many families for many, many years.”

The evening was the culmination of four weeks of foodie offers and events in and around the area, organised by the lively Steyning & District Food and Drink Festival Committee -


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