Towngate Fisheries’ owner Mark Drummond wins top industry award

We’re proud to announce that Towngate Fisheries’ owner Mark Drummond has won the prestigious Contribution to the Takeaway Industry Award at the British Takeaway Awards.

Mark Drummond with National Contribution AwardThe award was presented to Mark at a glittering ceremony at the Savoy Hotel in London, hosted by comedian John Bishop.

Mark says, “I knew I had been nominated for the award but had no idea who or how many others I was up against. I feel really proud to have won. I don’t do this sort of thing to get awards but it’s great to be recognised. And I couldn’t do all I do without the amazing supportive team that I have in the shop.”

As well as working in the shop, Mark contributes to many different areas within the industry. He is a regular judge and mentor for the Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year competition. He is currently involved with a series of healthy eating masterclasses, developed with local authorities across the country and he has also held the position of vice president for the NFFF.

Look out for the award in the shop over the coming days.

Read an article about Mark in the Telegraph and Argus.