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Lishman’s Joe Smith crowned young butcher champion

Joe Smith, a rising star at Q Guild butcher Lishman’s of Ilkley, was crowned Yorkshire champion in the 2014 Young Butchers Creative Meat Display Competition run by meat processing and… Read more

Top 50 Great Taste Awards Honour for Lidgates

Q Guild butcher C Lidgate’s, of Holland Park Road, London, is among the top 50 winners in the 2014 Great Taste Awards.
The shop clinched an eight-strong Great Taste stars… Read more

Q Butchers dominate Butcher’s Shop of the Year regional finals

Q Guild butchers across the nation virtually swept the board in the shortlistings for the regional finalis in the 2014 Butcher’s Shop of the Year Awards.
In the five regions… Read more

Awards windfall for Q Butchers at 2014 Great Taste Awards

Q Guild butchers across the nation have scooped multiple accolades at this year’s Great Taste Awards, described as the world’s largest and most rigorous blind-tasted food awards scheme. All are… Read more

Halls of Hazlemere completes shop refurbishment

Buckinghamshire Q Guild butcher Halls of Hazlemere has completed a major refurbishment scheme at its award-winning shop in Park Parade.
The project has transformed the premises, allowing Halls to extend… Read more

Golds Awards Windfall for Jon Thorner’s at 2014 Great Taste Awards

Somerset Q Guild butcher Jon Thorner’s scooped a gold awards windfall at this year’s Great Taste Awards, described as the world’s largest and most rigorous blind-tasted food awards scheme.
The… Read more

Matthew Fort to front 2014 Smithfield Awards

Food writer and critic Matthew Fort will present the 2014 Q Guild Smithfield Awards, an annual national product evaluation event contested by the UK’s premier butchers.
Matthew, food and drink… Read more

Addy’s Butchers backs local cyclist going places

Q Guild national chairman Brindon Addy is sponsoring a talented young local cyclist who is on the road to success.
His Hade Edge shop, near Holmfirth, is supporting 18-year-old Gabriel… Read more

Tri-Nations Butchers Challenge a resounding success

Some of the best butchers that Britain, Australia and New Zealand have to offer went head-to-head in the 2014 Tri-Nations Butchers Challenge, organised by EBLEX and the Q Guild and… Read more

Lincolnshire butcher now among the best in Britain

G Simpson Butchers, of Heckington in Lincolnshire, has been handed an exclusive and prestigious honour – membership of the national Butchers Q Guild.
The shop is now recognised as one… Read more