Bradford Recieve CURRY CAPITAL TROPHY For THIRD YEAR RUNNING!
The team from Bradford travelled to London to accept the Curry Capital of Britain 2013 trophy from Shane Lake of sponsors hungryhouse.co.uk.
This is the third consecutive year Bradford has won the title and the only city to have ever won 3 times in a row. The event is the showpiece of National Curry Week, now in its 16th year, and it was celebrated along with other awards at a special Celebration of Curry cruise on The New Southern Belle on the River Thames.
Patricia Tillotson accepted the trophy on behalf of Bradford council and the restaurant team of Akbars, Kiplings, Shimla Spice and Omar Khan's and a special award was made to the Bradford Air Cadets who set a new Poppadomathon World Record and raised £200 for charity. Also awared
Hungryhouse Takeaway of the Year was Sizzlers Pizza & Balti Hut Bradford.
Peter Grove, founder and organiser of the event said, "this curry cruise is a fitting end to a fantastic year during which the British curry family has once again shown its generosity and fun loving nature. Bradford once again ticked all the boxes with the judges showing exemplary teamwork, innovation and fun".
Bradford Council Website : http://www.bradford.gov.uk/bmdc
Shimas Spice Restaurant Website : http://shimlaspice.co.uk/
Kiplings Restaurant Website : http://www.kiplingsrestaurant.co.uk/
Aagrah Restaurant : http://www.aagrah.com/