Local bangers judged best in the region

Garry Ogden with the award-winning sausages at Alan Walker Quality Family Butchers, King Cross, Halifax.
Garry Ogden with the award-winning sausages at Alan Walker Quality Family Butchers, King Cross, Halifax.

A butchers in Halifax is sizzling with success after winning six medals for having the best bangers at the Pork Butchers Regional Roadshow in Harrogate.

F&A Walker Butchers’ pork with cracked black pepper sausage and and thin pork sausage won gold, while their four silvers were won by their pork and sweet chilli, pork and tomato, breakfast sausage and thick pork sausage varieties.

Alan Walker, co-owner of the shop, said: “We entered six products and got six awards. Obviously we would have liked six golds but it’s a learning curve for us and we were quite pleased with what we achieved.”