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“It’s time for fish and chip shops to become more sustainable!” That’s the message for National Seafood Week from The Elite Fish & Chip Company, the Lincolnshire-based and family-run fish and chip chain that currently runs four out of the five sustainable chippies in the county. The Elite is Marine … Continue reading

Swimmer and track and field athlete Declan Bennett from Woodhall Spa has brought home an abundance of medals after triumphing at this year’s British Transplant Games. On the back of his eight-medal success at The World Transplant Games last month, Declan Bennett (18) is celebrating once again after winning another … Continue reading

The Elite Fish & Chip Company is celebrating after winning the Big Heart category at this year’s National Family Business Awards. Staff from the family-run fish and chip chain headed down to Wembley Arena for this year’s NFBAs on Saturday night (15th July) after being named as finalists in the Best … Continue reading

The Elite Fish & Chip Company is celebrating once again as the sporting superstar they support has brought back a medal haul and broken several records. Declan Bennett, from Woodhall Spa, recently took part in the World Transplant Games in Malaga and has brought home eight medals. These include six … Continue reading

The Elite Fish & Chip Company in Sleaford is already famous for its fish and chips but a recent visit from the National Federation of Fish Friers (NFFF) has confirmed its quality. The Elite restaurant and takeaway on Grantham Road has remained at the forefront of the UK fish frying … Continue reading

Are you a charity, organisation or an individual in need of a helping hand? In line with Volunteers’ Week, from the 1st till 7th June, The Elite Fish and Chip Company is calling on the public to make them aware of any volunteering opportunities in the local community. Following its … Continue reading

Two lovestruck members of staff from The Elite Fish & Chip Company have just tied the knot after their eyes met over the fryers in Lincoln. Server Emma Richmond (45) and fryer Martin Ward (34), who both work at the Elite’s flagship branch on Tritton Road in Lincoln got hitched … Continue reading

Back in February The Elite Fish & Chip Company asked for assistance in finding its hidden fisherman in Lincoln. Now it seems the fish have gone missing too and Elite is asking for customers’ help to seek them out in its restaurants this half term!  The mischievous trio need to … Continue reading

The Elite Fish & Chip Company on Grantham Road in Sleaford has been named as one of the top 50 takeaways in the country. The competition, run by Fry Magazine, means the Sleaford takeaway has made the prestigious list after independent mystery diners visited to assess a range of criteria. … Continue reading

It must be award season as The Elite Fish & Chip Company has netted a whopping four nominations in two different national business awards!    The Lincolnshire-based chain of fish and chip restaurants and takeaways has been nominated for three National Family Business Awards and has also been revealed as … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company is sending out a small army of volunteers into the community and it wants you to decide on where they could help! Following its ‘Heart of The Community Award’ win last year the Elite is keen to continue supporting local communities in Lincolnshire and … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company is celebrating again after winning the regional title of Family Business of the Year in the FSB & Worldpay UK Business Awards. Following two awards in 2016, the Lincolnshire-based chain of fish and chip restaurants and takeaways seems to still be on a winning … Continue reading

Chocoholics are in for a treat next time they head to their local fish and chip shop as a Lincolnshire-based chain is bringing back a cracking treat all the way up until Easter. The Elite Fish & Chip Company is serving up battered Cadbury Creme Eggs, which will be available from all … Continue reading

A Lincolnshire restaurant and takeaway chain is continuing to fry high after renewing its National Federation of Fish Friers Fish & Chip Quality Award status in Lincoln. The Elite Fish & Chip Company at the Moorland Centre on Tritton Road is the latest restaurant and takeaway in the Lincolnshire chain … Continue reading

The Elite Fish & Chip Company is celebrating after smashing its fundraising target for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal, taking more than £10,000 in donations in just ten months. Having chosen the Poppy Appeal as its charity of the year in March, the Lincolnshire-based fish and chip chain has … Continue reading

The Elite Fish & Chip Company has been named as one of the UK’s top ten fish and chip restaurants and will compete for the Independent Fish and Chip Restaurant of the Year Award 2017. The restaurant in Lincoln will now progress to the next stage of judging, where a … Continue reading

It’s set to be a vintage Christmas at The Elite Fish & Chip Company as 1940s singer and performer Heather Marie makes a welcome return to Sleaford. Having performed at the Elite back in June for Armed Forces Day, the charismatic 40s-themed singer is to bring some festive cheer to … Continue reading

Thanks to a life-long hobby in amateur radio, one keen fish and chip shop customer has taken fish traceability to a whole new level. Retired agricultural worker David Hall (74) has been noting down the trawler names that The Elite Fish & Chip Company in Ruskington display. These are blackboards … Continue reading

Staff at The Elite Fish & Chip Company are celebrating after being nominated for a prestigious award that recognises the work that it does in the community and with local charities. Having recently been nominated for the Seafish Independent Takeaway of the Year 2017 and won a special recognition award … Continue reading

Declan Bennett, a swimmer and track athlete from Woodhall Spa, has triumphed at this year’s British Transplant Games. Declan, 17, won an impressive five gold medals at the games in Liverpool, which were held from 28th to 31st July. This follows The Elite Fish & Chip Company sponsoring the young … Continue reading

It’s always been a family affair at The Elite Fish & Chip Company and now another member of the Tweedale family has joined the ranks. Lauren Tweedale, 23, has joined the fish and chip chain at the Sleaford branch after relocating from Sheffield. Having worked in retail for the past … Continue reading

A Lincolnshire restaurant and takeaway chain is continuing to fry high after renewing its National Federation of Fish Friers Fish & Chip Quality Award status at all three outlets.   The Elite Fish & Chip Company in Ruskington is the latest to have retained the award, which identifies fish and … Continue reading

David Moulds is poppy mad. As well as running the Lincoln 5k and the London Marathon dressed as a poppy, he’s now decorated his road bike to take part in the gruelling Prudential Ride 100. David, a regular customer at the Lincoln branch of The Elite Fish & Chip Company, … Continue reading

Winning an award that’s not even on the nominations list isn’t something that happens every day. But that’s just what happened to The Elite Fish & Chip Company‘s Rachel Tweedale at the Family Business Place Red Ribbon Awards on Friday.  Originally nominated in the ‘One to Watch’ category, Rachel received … Continue reading

It was a night of delicious fish and chips and wartime tunes for revellers at the Sleaford branch of The Elite Fish & Chip Company at the weekend. As part of Armed Forces Day on Saturday 25th June, Lincolnshire 1940s singer and entertainer Heather Marie performed at the Grantham Road … Continue reading

Two regulars at The Elite Fish & Chip Company recently took on the London Marathon to raise money for the Poppy Appeal, but the amount raised has surprised everyone involved! Runners David Moulds and his wife Michaela from Welton have raised a whopping £4,341.20 thanks to kind customers at The … Continue reading

Members of staff at The Elite Fish and Chip Company on Tritton Road in Lincoln are feeling chipper after recently completing some extra vocational training. As part of its commitment to customer satisfaction and business development, employees at the popular restaurant and takeaway have spent the last year working towards … Continue reading

Revellers in Sleaford are set to rock to the sounds of the 1940s when Lincolnshire wartime singer Heather Marie comes to The Elite Fish & Chip Company. Appearing as part of Armed Forces Day on Saturday 25th June, Heather Marie will be performing in the Grantham Road restaurant, with the … Continue reading

Running for 26 miles dressed as a poppy at this year’s London Marathon has proven a perfect way of raising cash! David and Michaela Moulds, two regulars at The Elite Fish & Chip Company, ran the London Marathon yesterday (Sunday) and have so far raised over £2,000, with donations still … Continue reading

A popular fish and chip company has teamed up with a leading perfumery to create a very British signature smelly. The Elite Fish and Chip Company has been hard at work with local perfume and fragrance company Signature to unveil Eau de Chippé, a blend of freshly caught haddock, crispy … Continue reading

Coningsby Luncheon Club volunteers had a rare week off from cooking for its guests as the club enjoyed a free meal at The Elite Fish and Chip Company. More than 60 people from Coningsby Luncheon Club tucked into a delicious fish and chip lunch at The Elite’s restaurant in Sleaford … Continue reading

A popular fish and chip company is making a grand gesture to a Lincoln couple after announcing The Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal as its charity of the year. The Elite Fish and Chip Company has chosen the Poppy Appeal as its charitable focus for 2016, the year when the … Continue reading

One of the UK’s finest fish friers is feeling chipper after being nominated as ‘one to watch’ in the prestigious Red Ribbon Awards. Rachel Tweedale’s Red Ribbon Awards nomination recognises her achievements throughout her year as Drywite Young Fish Frier of 2015 and marks her as someone within the industry … Continue reading

Kneading, proving and baking are all part of Pete Welbourne’s skillset and he’s ready to show an audience how to make the perfect loaf. Pete Welbourne, former owner of the award-winning Welbourne’s Bakery in Navenby village, is hosting a Bread Make, Bake and Taste event in aid of the Teenage … Continue reading

Lincolnshire track and swim star Declan Bennett has received a sponsorship boost ahead of this summer’s European Transplant and Dialysis Sport Championship in Finland. The Elite Fish and Chip Company is continuing its sponsorship of Declan and presented the Woodhall Spa teenager with a cheque for £1,500 this week. Declan, … Continue reading

Stuck for last-minute gift ideas? Then the brand new Lincolnshire Cook Book featuring The Elite Fish & Chip Company could be the perfect stocking filler. Compiled by Meze Publishing, ‘The Lincolnshire Cook Book’ features Elite’s Rachel Tweedale, the Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year 2015. Rachel has contributed a … Continue reading

The Elite Fish & Chip Company in Lincolnshire is asking its customers, ‘What do you want for Christmas?’ In a repeat of last year’s Christmas Wish competition, customers are being asked to fill in special postcards at Elite’s restaurants in Lincoln, Ruskington and Sleaford to make their Christmas wish known. … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company is the plaice to be for parents and guardians teaching their children about the healthy benefits of eating fish. To get children more excited to eat more fish, The Elite Fish and Chip Company has launched a kids’ activity pack and so far it’s … Continue reading

Caring about where fish is sourced from has meant a Lincolnshire chippy has landed an important sustainability mark. All three of The Elite Fish and Chip Company’s restaurants and takeaways have gained Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) chain of custody certification. This means they can serve fish from fisheries that have … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company has won the Community Business Award in the 2015 North Kesteven District Council Community Champion Awards for its charity fundraising initiatives. The kind-hearted company received the award from North Kesteven District Council Deputy Leader Cllr Mike Gallagher and Lincs FM Presenter John Marshall at … Continue reading

Lincolnshire teenager Declan Bennett has returned home with a sensational seven gold medals and five tournament records from the World Transplant Games in Argentina. Named the Outstanding Junior Male of the 20th World Transplant Games in Mar del Plata, Declan won gold in the 50m, 100m and 200m freestyle, 50m … Continue reading

Lincolnshire’s fish and chip ambassador Rachel Tweedale is set to address a global audience at the World Seafood Congress on Monday 7th September. Rachel, the reigning Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year, will represent The Elite Fish and Chip Company and the UK’s fish and chip industry at the … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company in Lincolnshire has raised nearly £1,000 for the only national charity that works solely to help fishermen and their families. The popular Lincolnshire fish and chip company took part in Fish Friday, the national annual fundraising day for The Fishermen’s Mission, and raised £925.42 … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company in Lincolnshire has been rewarded for its Great British heritage at the sixth annual Red Ribbon Awards. More than 300 family businesses and guests gathered at Shakespeare’s Globe in London for the Family Business Place Red Ribbon Awards 2015 to honour the achievements of … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company’s restaurant and takeaway in Sleaford has been recognised by industry experts for serving the highest quality fish and chips. The third-generation family business has restaurant and takeaway outlets in Sleaford, Lincoln and Ruskington and all three now hold the prestigious National Federation of Fish … Continue reading

Customers at The Elite Fish and Chip Company in Lincoln, Ruskington and Sleaford can win free takeaway fish and chips for a year on Friday 5th June, National Fish and Chip Day. The multiple award-winning fish and chip shop company is offering the prize of one portion of regular cod … Continue reading

The UK’s best young fish frier is representing the nation’s fish and chip industry at a conference in Norway on Wednesday 3rd June. Rachel Tweedale, Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year, will speak at a Norwegian Seafood Council conference in Kristiansund about why the UK is so passionate about … Continue reading

Ninety-one-year-old war veteran Arthur Harrison has for the first time visited the Norway grave of his brother, who was killed in action 75 years ago. Arthur, who lives in Lincoln in the UK, had a four-day visit to Norway thanks to The Elite Fish and Chip Company, who paid for … Continue reading

A 91-year-old war veteran is set to fly to Norway to visit the grave of his brother who was killed in action in the Second World War. Arthur Harrison, from Lincoln, is nearing the realisation of a long-held dream to go to the grave of his brother, Edward Harrison, at … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company’s Lincoln and Sleaford takeaways are celebrating being named in the UK’s 50 best fish and chip shops. It’s a hat-trick for the takeaways as they were also in Fry Magazine’s 50 Best Fish and Chip Shops in 2014 and 2013. Nearly 500 fish and … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company is celebrating after being recognised with the prestigious National Federation of Fish Friers (NFFF) Fish & Chip Quality Award. The award identifies fish and chip outlets that serve the highest quality fish and chips following a thorough assessment of the premises, equipment, working practices, … Continue reading

Chip lovers have voted The Elite Fish and Chip Company in Lincoln home of the ‘Best Chippy Chips’ in Lincolnshire. The annual Choice Chip Awards is run by the Potato Council every year in recognition of Chip Week (16th to 22nd February 2015) to find the tastiest chips across the … Continue reading

Rachel Tweedale of The Elite Fish and Chip Company has been crowned Young Fish Frier of the Year at the National Fish and Chip Awards today (Tuesday 20th January). The prestigious award celebrates the best young friers across the country and encourages them to nurture their skills and talents to … Continue reading

A former Young Fish Frier of the Year has been appointed as the new Operations Manager at The Elite Fish and Chip Company. Nigel Tindall (41) has joined the family run business to help grow the company. His role will include working with the team across all outlets in Lincoln, … Continue reading

Lincolnshire’s award-winning fish and chip company based in Lincoln, Sleaford and Ruskington has appointed Shooting Star PR to handle its PR and marketing. The Elite Fish and Chip Company is a family-run business with over 25 years’ experience in the food industry, serving sustainable fish and chips from its restaurants and takeaways … Continue reading

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