A Garstang fish and chip shop is in the running to be crowned winner in a national contest.
The Fish and Chip Plaice is among the region’s top six, hoping to win independent takeaway fish and chip shop of the year at the 2014 National Fish and Chips Awards.
The shortlisted shops will now compete against each other to become the North West England regional winner, which will put them in contention to bag the ultimate title.
The overall winner will be announced at the prestigious awards ceremony, to be held at The Lancaster London hotel next year, hosted by Michelin-starred chef Jean Christophe Novelli. The shortlisted shops in North West England are Holts Fish & Chips, Nelson, Richardson’s Fish Bar, Fleetwood, The Fish and Chip Plaice, Garstang, Jacksons Supper Bar, Wilmslow, The Big Blue, Grappenhall, Warrington and The Good Catch, Freshfield, Liverpool.