Birmingham Bullring Fishmongers Championship

Photography by Rosalie Schweiker








Competition 1: Birmingham Bullring Best Fish and Seafood Display

Fishmongers created their best displays of local and exotic fish and seafood before being judged by a panel of experts and the public.


1st Prize – A.J Barlow



Competition 2: Birmingham Bullring Fishmonger Champion

Several fishmongers battled it out for the title through a series of knife skill tests. Fishmongers will be judged on their speed and accuracy.


1st Prize – Mark Owens at AJ Barlow's Ltd, who generously donated the prize money to Birmingham Children's Hospital.


Runner-up Prize - Graham from Tom Fields




A very big thank you to Dave Bennet from the National Federation of Fishmongers, who came to judge for the day.




The championship was part of a wider programme of events for the exhibition ‘Trade Show’ at Eastside Projects










Hear Sam Curtis talk about the event on BBC Radio WM:


A review of the event has been published online by

Louise Byng on Illustrated Brum



Read Review here





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