Middleton Foods announces Finalists of The Peter Hill Award
Middleton Foods is delighted to announce the Finalists of its inaugural Peter Hill Award, the initiative launched by the company this summer in memory of its late CEO, Peter Hill. Announcing the Finalists of The Peter Hill Award, Ryan Baker, Sales Manager, Middleton Foods says:
“All of us at Middleton Foods are absolutely delighted with how well The Peter Hill Award has been received and supported by the industry, and I’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has been involved with the Award – from the judges to those who took the time to enter! We received a tremendous number of entries and so I’m thrilled to announce the six Finalists… congratulations to Angell’s Fisheries, Newark; Anstruther Fish Bar, Anstruther; Harrison’s Fish & Chip Co, Oxford; Jojo’s Van, Stafford; Oliver’s Chippy, Preston; and Toll Bar Fish & Chips, Stoney Middleton.”
The Winner and Runners-Up of The Peter Hill Award will be announced on Thursday 9th November 2023. The Winner will receive a money-can’t-buy set of prizes, worth over £10,000 which includes £1,000 worth of Middleton Foods stock; design of their own, ‘own label’ bespoke batter mix; two places at the KFE School of Frying Excellence; two places on the NFFF Fish Frying course; 1-1 ForkedUp training with Calum Richardson, for 3 months; two tickets to the Fish & Chip Shop of the Year Awards 2024 (with hotel accommodation and travel expenses); a years’ support from Middleton Foods very own Batter Boys and additional support for National Fish and Chip Day 2024. Each of the Runners-Up will win £100 worth of Middleton Foods stock.
Middleton Foods wanted to keep their great friend Peter’s memory alive. Creating The Peter Hill Award, which reflects Peter’s passion for his beloved fish and chip industry, is a true legacy to Peter. Middleton Foods would like to thank the independent expert judging panel – Fred Capel, Nigel Hodgson and Calum Richardson – as well as KFE and NFFF too, for their support.
Middleton Foods, the UK’s leading manufacturer of foodservice pre-mixes, is a family owned and operated business, proudly manufacturing food products in the heart of the UK using modern machinery combined with the latest manufacturing techniques.