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The National Federation of Fish Friers announce Henry Colbeck Limited as the Principal Sponsor of the NFFF President’s Banquet & Ball

Article Date: 2015-04-10

The National Federation of Fish Friers are delighted to unveil Henry Colbeck Limited as the Principal Sponsor of the NFFF President’s Banquet & Ball, which takes place on Sunday 13th September 2015 at the Crieff Hydro in Perthshire, Scotland.

The black-tie event will offer a truly fantastic evening of entertainment with Colin Cloud Forensic Mind Reader followed by The Elaine Stewart Band featuring Steve Wilkie. Located in the picturesque county of Perthshire and Scotland’s oldest trading company, Crieff Hydro is steeped in history it is set in a 900 acre estate so there is plenty to see and do. A warm welcome and enjoyable stay is guaranteed at this one of Scotland’s finest hotels.

Stuart Atkinson NFFF Vice President said "I am absolutely delighted to announce Henry Colbeck Ltd as the Principal Sponsor of the NFFF President’s Banquet & Ball, having worked closely with Henry Colbeck Limited in the past we believe we can only achieve a night that will be remembered long into the history of the NFFF”

Duncan McLean, Director of Henry Colbeck Limited, added "Henry Colbeck Limited has been supplying the Fish & Chip Shop market since 1893……….122 years! We are a family owned and managed business and Bill Colbeck, our Executive Chairman, is the grandson of the founder of the business, Henry Colbeck. We operate out of two distribution centres, Coatbridge in Scotland and Gateshead in England. We employ 135 people and utilise 30 vehicles to distribute over 1,200 ambient and frozen product lines to over 2,500 Fish & Chip Shops and Restaurants. Customer service is at the heart of the company’s corporate strategy.

Being the Principal Sponsor of the 2015 President’s Banquet & Ball underlines our support for the industry and for our customers throughout Scotland and the north of England.”

Tickets are on sale now and are priced at the superb value of £65. The price includes everything you’d expect at the NFFF’s event of the year: drinks reception, a mouth-watering four-course meal, evening long entertainment and dancing into the early hours. It is a great opportunity to enjoy the company of fellow fish friers and industry colleagues. Such was last year’s popularity we had a waiting list so book early to avoid disappointment! Tickets are available now through NFFF Head Office in Meanwood, Leeds. Please telephone 0113 230 7044 or email

We’ve also negotiated an excellent rate of £85 for a double room including breakfast for guests attending this event. This rate is on a first come, first served basis.

Availability is limited, so ring 01764 655 555 quoting ‘National Federation of Fish Friers’ and place your booking today!

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