Shropshire Training have again been successful for the third year running to have one of their apprentices win the Best Meat Manufacturing Apprentice. William Pountney from ABP Ellesmere has won this award for 2016 from the Institute of Meat and will attend the Annual Prize Giving Reception and Luncheon in Tallow Chandlers Hall in London on the 21st February 2017 to receive this award from the Master of the Worshipful Company of Butchers.

Jake Maddox, Managing Director of the company, explained how William had consistently demonstrated a commitment to work hard throughout the programme and showing a passion to succeed with excellent results.