Lancashire butcher is a cut above his competition
A Lancashire butcher put his carving skills to the test as he came second in a world wide competition.
Tom Wood, head butcher of Samlesbury-based Huntley’s Country Stores, was part of the British team in the World Butchers’ Challenge 2016, taking on the role as vice-captain.
The 37-year-old landed his spot in the competition following the trials in London last year.
As part of the competition, he flew to Australia and was given an educational tour on Australia’s butcher industry.
Following a series of challenges, the British butchers team came second, losing narrowly to France. During the... read more
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