English comedian and presenter, Jason Manford, will host this year’s National Fish and Chip Awards, it has been announced today.

The National Fish and Chip Awards celebrate the best of fish and chips in Britain, from the best takeaways, restaurants and suppliers, to those implementing staff training and environmentally-friendly initiatives. 

Manford, known for his award-winning comedy and entertainment, will present 10 awards to fish and chip professionals from around the UK, for categories including Best Newcomer and Takeaway of the Year. 

Organised by The National Federation of Fish Friers (NFFF), the acclaimed ceremony will take place on the 28th February 2023, at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge.

Although the guest list is mainly industry-focused, tickets are open to the general public and discounted accommodation is available with ticket sales.  

Andrew Crook, President at the NFFF, said “Having Jason Manford as our presenter for the National Fish and Chip Awards is the best news we could have hoped for! His comedic and uplifting personality will be a great addition to the awards luncheon and I’m sure much loved by our guests! Jason is a firm family favourite, just like fish and chips. We’re so looking forward to celebrating.” 

For further information on the National Fish and Chip Awards 2023, please visit: www.thefishandchipawards.com.