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Regions Best visit Rothbury Family Butchers

Monday 11Th May 2009 saw twelve of the Regions Q Guild Butchers visit Rothbury Family Butchers for a tour of our extended premises and new Butchery and Delicatessen.

Butchers from Alnwick, Anlaby, Blagdon, Durham, Harrogate, Holmfirth,Ilkley, Norton,and Whitley Bay called to take in the tour.All were suitably impressed, so much so most of them had their cameras out clicking away to take some ideas back to their own shops.

Proprietor Morris Adamson said ” It was 3 years to the day since most of the lads saw the shop and we have made massive changes since then” ” the feedback was great and its always flattering to see other q guild butchers take some of your ideas.” “it means we are doing something right! ” The only criticism the had was that my prices were too cheap! “

Top Marks In Q Guild Audit

Rothbury Family Butchers have achieved all A grade marks in the new auditing system for Quality and Hygiene.

Being in the Guild of Q butchers allows you to promote your shop as ” One of Britain’s Best” a Q butchers back up their claims on quality by submitting their businesses to regular inspections – an independent assessment of their excellence and pride in the job. Inspections last up to 3 hours and your whole shop is under the microscope so to achieve this is a superb achievement.

Britains Best visit Rothbury Family Butchers

Monday 15th May 2006 saw Rothbury Family Butchers host a visit from Members of the Guild of Q Butchers North Eastern region.

Eight of the countrys Best butchers visited the shop to take in a brief tour and view the products on sale. This was followed by a regional meeting held in the back shop where products,forthcoming events and the trade in general were discussed. At the visit and meeting were butchers from Holmfirth, Leeds, Harrogate, Norton, Blagdon and Alnwick. All who attended were very impressed with the shop.

Proprietor Morris Adamson said ” It was pleasure to welcome the top butchers in the region to the shop and the feedback I recieved was very, very positive. It”s always nice to recieve praise from you peers.” For more information on The guild of Q butchers visit