Bradford Curry Capital of Britain 2013
Oct24

Bradford Curry Capital of Britain 2013

On the 15th of October Bradford was crowned as The Curry Capital of Britain for a record third year in a row. Like last year, Glasgow fought hard for the title but finally took second position with Wolverhampton coming in third. In this the 11th event, The Curry Capital has become more popular than ever with two cities, Brighton and Oxford, joining the competition. This brings the total to 21 cities fighting for the coveted title. We...

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The Scottish Curry Awards 2013
Jun12

The Scottish Curry Awards 2013

The results are in!  The sixth annual Scottish Curry Awards, held at Glasgow’s Thistle Hotel on Tuesday 11th June, played host to takeaway owners and restaurateurs from all over Scotland to celebrate their mutual love of curry.  The sell-out event accumulated 8,000 nominations across 14 categories, and raised £4,000 for charity. So, who came out top? Curry Lover of the Year – Sandy Wilkie Team of the...

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Scottish Curry Awards 2012
Jun18

Scottish Curry Awards 2012

The Scottish Curry Awards 2012 winners have been revealed. More than 7000 nominations were made right across Scotland with the ceremony at Glasgow’s Thistle Hotel. Around three and a half million portions of curry are eaten every week in the UK and in Scotland there are more than 500 curry restaurants. The winners are: Curry Lover of the Year: Glasgow City Council. Best Supermarket Curry Award presented by Anas Sarwar winner: Asda....

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Are awards ripping off the public?
May16

Are awards ripping off the public?

Awards are given out today for almost any reason but the question is – do entrants and the public benefit from them or are they simply money making schemes for the event organisers? If you see “Award Winning” on the front door do you walk in or run away? We asked a selection of restaurant owners, members of the public and well known industry figures what their thoughts were on the various awards available to those in...

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