The Argus  is looking for its Chip shop of the Year 2019. We are looking for the finest fryer, the best batter and the champion chips and hope that you would like to be involved.

We are asking the members of the public to nominate and vote for their favourite Chip Shop.  The winning Chippy will win  the honour of being crowned the best in the region and receive winners story in the paper plus a professionally printed outdoor banner. 

The nomination form will be printed in Monday 12th – 16th August’s edition and all nominations will need to be received by 23rd August 2019.

All nominees along side the voting forms will be printed in from 2nd – 13th  September and all voting forms will need to be received by Friday 20th  September.

Terms and Conditions: All nominated Chips Shops must be within the newspaper stated distribution area. Only original newspaper print forms will be accepted, no photocopies or defaced forms will be accepted. Strictly one nomination per form. Forms must be completed in full. You must be over the age of 18 years to participate. All forms must be received by the printed closing date to be counted. By entering the competition, the winner will agree to publicity photographs being taken and used to the extent needed to tell the readers the winner in print and online. No alternative prizes will be offered. Prize will be delivered to the winners on a pre agreed date. By entering this competition, you agree to Newsquest and its employees processing your personal data to the extent required to administer the competition. Newsquest will not share your personal data so acquired with any third parties. For full terms and conditions please visit