SPALDING chef Karl ‘Sergi’ Sergison was the guest speaker as Gosberton Women’s Institute welcomed 100 members and visitors to its 76th birthday celebrations.
Gosberton WI secretary Val Brocklehurst said about 40 guests came from other WIs and there were visitors from the village too.
She said: “Karl spoke about his early life, how he trained as a chef and about the series he was in on the BBC, Turn Back Time – The High Street.
“Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the evening.”
Members asked Karl questions about his experiences at the BBC and his life as a chef and cookery school and delicatessen owner.
Karl presented members with Lincolnshire cook books.
The birthday celebrations were held at Gosberton Public Hall.