- Rother Valley MP Alexander Stafford congratulates local British Kebab Awards semi-finalist, Best Meat, on being long listed for a prestigious British Kebab Award.
- Best Meat is a local food distributor and manufacturer based in North Anston.
Today Rother Valley MP Alexander Stafford congratulated a local British Kebab Awards semi-finalist, Best Meat.
Best Meat is based in North Anston and has been long listed for the British Kebab Award for Supplier of the Year.
Alexander Stafford MP has welcomed the news showcasing local success in the kebab industry.
The British Kebab Awards have become a fixture in the annual food awards calendar and celebrate the growing contribution of the kebab industry to the UK.
The British kebab industry contributes over £2.8 billion annually to the British economy, supporting around 200,000 jobs across takeaways, restaurants, suppliers and the food industry in the UK.
In addition, there are around 200 doner kebab manufacturers in the UK, with a turnover in excess of £750m.
The first kebab shop opened in North London in 1966 and there are now over 20,000 kebab outlets in the UK selling an estimated 1.5m kebabs every day.
The awards are sponsored by the UK’s largest takeaway website JUST EAT Takeaway, as well as Ben and Jerry’s, Big K, Cobra Beer and Coca Cola, with the aim of showcasing the wide range of restaurants serving kebab styled food.
Commenting, Alexander Stafford MP said:
“I am delighted that Best Meat has been longlisted for the prestigious British Kebab Awards, which highlights their outstanding contribution to the UK kebab industry.
“I wish the team many congratulations for their success and good luck in the semi-finals.
“I am looking forward to visiting Best Meat in the near future.”