Members Area

Welcome to the Members’ Area of the Guild of Food Writers website. Here you will find resources that are only available to Guild members, including shortcuts to member benefits such as our discounts and pay survey results.


For more information on the Guild, and to see the full range of our activities and resources, please refer to our new FAQs page.


The directory of members is one of the most important features of the Guild, so please be sure to keep your entry up to date, both with regard to professional activities and contact details. 


Best wishes,


Charlotte Pike


Selina Periampillai

Author of the newly released "The Island Kitchen" by Bloomsbury (May 2nd) taking readers on a culinary journey of my second home Mauritius, as well as Seychelles, Maldives and around the Indian Ocean islands. Ambassador and private caterer for Mauritian cuisine, based in London. Started the first Mauritian supperclub, hosted pop ups, cookery teaching and food writer of recipes for Jamie, Air Mauritius and Great British Chefs.

Special subjects

Mauritian cuisine. Food and Travel around the Indian Ocean islands.

Languages spoken

English, can understand Creole (Mauritian)

Regular work

Just released my debut cookbook "The Island Kitchen" Articles in BA High Life and National Food Geographic. Food Demos/Cookery Classes Private catering under Taste Mauritius

Advisory boards / Awards

Nominee and runner up of The Jane Grigson Award this March 2019

Commercial interests

Private catering for travel companies including World Travel Market, Mauritian Tourism Board, YPlan, upcoming demo and cooking at Google HQ, Borough Market.