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And the winner is…

And the winner is…

The new winner of the Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year was announced at the Fish and Chip Awards.. as George Papadamou of the Papa’s chain. The Runners up were Elise Boothroyd of Fochabers and James Houlston of Our Plaice. The finalists are all of an extremely high standard, it takes a lot of… Read more

DRYWITE YOUNG FISH FRIER OF THE YEAR

DRYWITE YOUNG FISH FRIER OF THE YEAR

These are the 5 finalists in this years Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year competition.. its a great achievement to get to the final.. its a tough competition! The finalists will enjoy the experience of being at the awards I am sure, they are well looked after by their hosts and award sponsors Drywite…. Read more

Innovations 2017

Innovations 2017

On Sunday 26th February, VA Whitley hold their own fish and chip trade show. The event is held at the Macron Stadium in Bolton, and should not be missed! With over 70 exhibitors the show is a great opportunity to see, first hand, the products available to your business. Ranging from food products, packaging, hygiene… Read more

Good Luck Top 5

Good Luck Top 5

With the conclusion of the 2017 competition at the end this month, we wish the best of luck to all from the Top 5 (James Houlston, Luke Pope, Elise Boothroyd, George Papadamou, and Andy Hillier).   However for the rest of the young friers across the country, entry for the 2018 competition should be in… Read more

Young Fish Frier Factory Visits 2016 – by Elise Boothroyd

Young Fish Frier Factory Visits 2016 – by Elise Boothroyd

Early December saw all five Young Fish Frier of the Year finalists heading to Hull where we were to attend 3 factory visits hosted by the competition sponsor, Drywite. The visits were aimed at giving an insight into how some of the products we use on a daily basis are sourced, manufactured and distributed throughout… Read more

Happy New Year :-)

Happy New Year :-)

We hope you have a great night tonight and look forward to some great trips in 2017 🙂 remember to register on this site to keep up to date with the latest news

Low Cost Fridge Monitoring

Low Cost Fridge Monitoring

Taking temperature readings can be a bit of a chore, especially if you have many different pieces of cold storage equipment.   I found a product in America that could be a low cost solution for you.   They now have a British sales agent too so it makes life a little easier than when… Read more

National Fish and Chip Awards 2017

National Fish and Chip Awards 2017

On the 26th of January the annual Seafish National Fish and Chip Awards will be taking place at the Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge. For those of you who have never been to the awards it is a very special event, the highlight of most people’s calendar and if you ever do attend you certainly want… Read more

New YoungFriers.com site is launched

New YoungFriers.com site is launched

After nearly six years we have decided to give the YoungFriers.com website a revamp.  The Young Friers Group was set up to help encourage and support the young people in fish and chips and introduce them to the wider industry.  Running alongside the Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year Competition to help to develop… Read more