Latest News

The Elite progresses in Family Business Awards



The Elite Fish & Chip Company in Lincolnshire has been recognised for its contribution to the local economy by winning the regional title of Family Business of the Year in the FSB & Worldpay UK Business Awards.


Selected by a panel of representatives from the small business sector from across the UK, The Elite will now go forward to compete for the national title.

Rachel Tweedale, manager at the Sleaford branch, comments: “We’re really pleased to have been shortlisted and to be regional winners of the Family Business category in these awards. Our charitable and community work is really important to us, so to have that recognised alongside our business success is great.

“We’ve been incredibly busy in the past year. Among other things, we’ve raised more than £10,000 for charity and supported a promising young athlete, and of course our hard-working staff have served our wonderful customers with fantastic fish and chips.

“Our move in 2015 to more sustainable fishing stocks has also been something we want to shout about. If we progress further in the competition it will be a perfect platform for us to spread the positive message of eating quality, responsibly sourced seafood too!”

The awards, now in their fourth year, are open to businesses with fewer than 250 employees. They recognise and celebrate the outstanding smaller businesses in the UK, a sector that makes an overwhelming contribution to the UK’s economy and culture.

James Frost, chief marketing and commercial officer at Worldpay UK, said: “Small businesses will continue to help drive the UK economy through both their innovation and expansion. It’s critical, especially in these uncertain times, that we support and recognise their contribution to the national economic growth and applaud the hard work and commitment that goes into running your own business.”

Archive

British Takeaway Campaign responds to the Budget

The British Takeaway Campaign has welcomed the Chancellor’s decision to tackle business rates in his latest Budget

Brits lacking in good manners, says research

Seven in ten Brits agree to being less polite now than they were ten years ago with six in ten admitting they struggle to initiate a conversation or say “hello”

Golden results for chippies at FreeFrom Awards

Nine fish and chip shops were singled out at yesterday’s FreeFrom Eating Out Awards for hitting the mark when it comes to catering for customers with dietary requirements

Miller's unites lonely locals with fish and chips

Miller’s Fish and Chips in Haxby, Yorkshire, is holding a special one day event aimed at uniting locals who are on their own or who might be suffer from loneliness
<< Newer
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Older >>