Ged Bell Family Butchers win silver award in Great Yorkshire Pork Pie and Sausage Competition

York butcher Lee Bell with his pork pie which was          runner-up in the 23rd Annual Great Yorkshire Pork Pie and Sausage Competition in Bradford

York butcher Lee Bell with his pork pie which was runner-up in the 23rd Annual Great Yorkshire Pork Pie and Sausage Competition in Bradford

First published in News

A FAMILY butchers is definitely upper crust when it comes to making pork pies.

The Bell family is celebrating after their pork pies won a silver award and a commendation in the annual Great Yorkshire Pork Pie and Sausage Competition.

Butchers from across the region served up their best fare for the prestigious event, which this year was held in Bradford.

Ged Bell Family Butchers, of Middlethorpe Grove, Dringhouses, York, took second place in the large pork pie category and were highly commended in the small pork pie category.

Lee Bell said: “There are a lot of local competitions that are really good fun, but to be recognised in this company is a massive achievement and we are absolutely delighted.”

The butchers are now gearing up for the Christmas rush.

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10:09am Tue 13 Nov 12

bishboy says...

Ged Bells and Richardsons at Woodthorpe both make fab pork pies. Highly recommended by me !
Ged Bells and Richardsons at Woodthorpe both make fab pork pies. Highly recommended by me ! bishboy
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10:36am Tue 13 Nov 12

lancysteve says...

Got to be Richo's of Woodthorpe
Got to be Richo's of Woodthorpe lancysteve
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10:48am Tue 13 Nov 12

Yorkie41 says...

It was allways Scots pies in Petergate, Sadley not there anymore.
It was allways Scots pies in Petergate, Sadley not there anymore. Yorkie41
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11:46am Tue 13 Nov 12

Jazzper says...

Neary's pies form Clifton Green....take it from me they are the best! don't need to enter any competitions to prove it. Just go and try one and you will soon see. ;-)
Neary's pies form Clifton Green....take it from me they are the best! don't need to enter any competitions to prove it. Just go and try one and you will soon see. ;-) Jazzper
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11:51am Tue 13 Nov 12

bishboy says...

D'oh ..sat here drooling aand thinking of pork pies now !
D'oh ..sat here drooling aand thinking of pork pies now ! bishboy
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2:02pm Tue 13 Nov 12

rambolanka says...

Here I am, 8,000 miles away and all I can see are flocks of flying pork pies that I can't reach! You lot are so cruel sometimes. I miss them SO much. Still only 3 weeks and I'll be tucking into a M & K Butchers special down on Bishy Road. Pork Pie and Branston pickles. Oh.....
Here I am, 8,000 miles away and all I can see are flocks of flying pork pies that I can't reach! You lot are so cruel sometimes. I miss them SO much. Still only 3 weeks and I'll be tucking into a M & K Butchers special down on Bishy Road. Pork Pie and Branston pickles. Oh..... rambolanka
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3:39pm Tue 13 Nov 12

the andrew says...

Jazzper wrote:
Neary's pies form Clifton Green....take it from me they are the best! don't need to enter any competitions to prove it. Just go and try one and you will soon see. ;-)
Seconded, Rob Wilson of Yorkshire Sausage Shop in Shambles also does a good pie along with his delicious bangers.
[quote][p][bold]Jazzper[/bold] wrote: Neary's pies form Clifton Green....take it from me they are the best! don't need to enter any competitions to prove it. Just go and try one and you will soon see. ;-)[/p][/quote]Seconded, Rob Wilson of Yorkshire Sausage Shop in Shambles also does a good pie along with his delicious bangers. the andrew
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11:11pm Tue 13 Nov 12

Harshbutfair says...

Mine are the best! Nah, I'm telling....nevermind
Mine are the best! Nah, I'm telling....nevermind Harshbutfair
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11:12pm Tue 13 Nov 12

Harshbutfair says...

Mine are the best! Nah, I'm telling....nevermind
Mine are the best! Nah, I'm telling....nevermind Harshbutfair
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