THE town’s top butcher has won several awards for the quality of its meat.
M Newitt & Sons, based in the High Street, scooped five gold awards for its superior pies and bacon at the Smithfield awards, presented by celebrity chef Ainsley Harriott.
The prestigious Smithfield Awards are organised by the Q Guild of Butchers
Tom Newitt, pictured with Ainsley, said: “We’re thrilled that our products have been recognised, and we’re especially proud to have received five gold awards. As a Q Guild member, we regard ourselves as among Britain’s best butchers, and these awards prove that we have the products to match. Winning a Smithfield Award definitely adds value and prestige to our business as a whole.”