About us

“No one is born a great cook, one learns by doing.”


Welcome to Brambles Cookery School, your destination to a whole world of cooking. Whether you are a beginner or a confident cook looking for inspiration we offer a wide range of courses for all levels.

At Brambles Cookery School we pride ourselves on our extensive background and experience in food and teaching techniques. We’re proud to obtain fresh local produce combined with professional expertise to bring you the best in house learning experience.

Our Journey

Jane Burgess, owner and founder, has a teaching career that spans over 26 years. With a degree in Home Economics, a PGCE and a Masters in Food and Nutrition. Jane has worked in product development for some major brands and as a Food & Nutrition teacher in a number of schools on and off the Isle of Man.

Her enthusiasm and passion for teaching people to cook exciting and nutritious food, has led Jane to set up Brambles Cookery School in 2022, based in the picturesque village of Laxey in the Isle of Man.