Shiptonthorpe curry chef wins national award

Chef Syed Faruk Miah receiving his Curry Life Award.
Chef Syed Faruk Miah receiving his Curry Life Award.

A chef from Shiptonthorpe has proved he is hot stuff after being voted one of the best curry chefs in the UK.

Chef Syed Faruk Miah, who runs the The Veraj Restaurant on Shipton Lane, Shiptonthorpe, was one of 46 chefs to receive official recognition for their contribution to the UK curry industry at the 2013 Curry Chef of the Year Awards.

Full story in this week’s paper (17 October).