Sheffield Masterchef contestant hosts charity cook-along live to raise vital funds for Cancer Research UK

A Sheffield Masterchef contestant and Guinness World Record holder is cooking up funds for Cancer Research UK.

Thursday, 3rd June 2021, 6:00 am
Raheel Mirza is hosting the cooking event for Cancer Research UK

Raheel Mirza, of Ecclesall, is organising a special virtual event in a bid to raise more than £1,000 for the cause.

Rebecca Elphick, of Cancer Research UK said: “This is a fantastic opportunity to learn to cook a sumptuous South Asian meal from a world record holder and Masterchef contestant, whilst also helping to support us.”

Raheel was joined by over 800 people to break the record for the most people cooking simultaneously online.

His charity event on Tuesday June 15 costs from £10 and you can purchase a spice pack as well as a ticket.

Sign up at by searching “A Cook-Along Special.”