Get Stuffed sandwich shop selected as finalists for national awards

first_imgHamilton-based sandwich shop Get Stuffed has been chosen as a finalist at the British Takeaway Awards in London.The sandwich shop was one of five finalists shortlisted at the awards, with owners Connie Goodwin and Mhairi Kemp saying they were delighted the business had been chosen as a finalist for the second consecutive year.“We are absolutely beyond thrilled and really excited that we have made it into the top five once again,” Kemp said.The winner of the awards will receive a cash prize of £5,000 as well as a year’s free sign-up for online food order and delivery service Just Eat.The owners revealed that if they are crowned winners, then all the funds will be given to charity.“The Lanarkshire Baby Bank is one charity in particular that means a lot to us, so we would like to give the money to them,” Kemp stated.The British Takeaway Awards 2016 will take place on 5 December, at The Savoy, London, where celebrated names in British takeaway food will come together to celebrate the success of independent takeaway businesses.last_img read more

Togetherness key to Commercials’ fantastic run

first_imgThat’s according to manager Charlie McGeever, who believes the connections forged between the players over the past year or so have helped to get them out of a number of tight situations.The Tipperary and Munster champions take on Ballyboden St Enda’s of Dublin in the All-Ireland Semi-Final in Portlaoise on Saturday – both clubs are looking to reach the Croke Park showpiece for the first time.Charlie says success breeds confidence and togetherness.last_img

Sexton to make Leinster return tomorrow

first_imgThere is one change in the back row as Josh van der Flier starts at open side flanker with Jordi Murphy and Jamie Heaslip completing the line up.Rhys Ruddock is named on the bench having recovered from the injury that has kept him out so far this season. Johnny Sexton returns to the Leinster team for the first time this season tomorrow night against Ospreys at the RDS.The Ireland international has recovered from a shoulder injury and plays at out half.Cian Healy comes into the front row for the Pro 12 clash with Mick Kearney lining up in the second row alongside Devin Toner.last_img read more

Stevanovic for Essien talks

first_imgGhana boss Goran Stevanovic will meet Chelsea star Michael Essien soon to trash out a return to the national team the Black Stars.The Serbian is planning a meeting with the midfielder this weekend or first thing next week to convince the player he still has a major role to play in national team.Essien has not played for the Black Stars since a forty-five minute appearance at the 2010 Nations Cup.The GFA claimed he was set for a return to the Stars for the Nations Cup qualifier against Congo in March but asked by on a recent visit to Accra if that March return date was still on, the player only said: “I have not said anything but I am still going to come back. Once I am fit and confident I will always come back.”Stevanovic though wants to sort that out quickly. He told in an exclusive one-on-one chat that he will do everything possible to have him back in the side. “I will try, I will make everything possible to have Essien back in the team,” he said.He has now backed that with the planned trip to England later this week. Stevanovic has already drafted Sulley Muntatri back in the Ghana side after his continuous omission under ex-boss Milovan Rajevac.In addition to his Michael Essien mission, Rajevac will make the trip to Sunderland for a meeting with scorer Asamoah Gyan.The Sunderland striker is suspend for Ghana’s next three competitive games but Stevanovic is keen to assure him he is still a major part of his plans.Source: Kickoff.comlast_img read more

FIFA Began Selling Shirts ‘B&H At World Cup”

first_imgFIFA began selling shirts that read ‘Bosnia and Herzegovina at the World Cup’ through its official website. For the first time in history, the name of the country appears on the official FIFA shirt under the coat of arms of Mundial.Interestingly, in the area where information on the place of delivery should be entered, B&H still does not appear.The t-shirts can be ordered in silver, yellow blue and white.In addition to the t-shirts with the name of our country, other shirts being sold are of Japan, Australia, Belgium, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Iran and South Korea.There are also jerseys of Brazil, Argentina, Columbia, England, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and the USA.(Source: read more

Wellington Police Notes: Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015

first_imgWellington Police Notes for Tuesday, December 1, 2015•12:34 a.m. Melissa J. Hauser, WF, 40, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for driving while license is suspended and defective tail lights.•11:39 a.m. Officers took a report of a mental subject in the 2600 block N. A, Wellington.•1:42 p.m. Officers took a report of suspicious activity in the 2000 block N. H, Wellington.•2:34 p.m. Officers took a report of a noise complaint by known subject in the 500 block N. Poplar, Wellington.•4 p.m. Officers investigated criminal damage to mailbox in the 1300 block Michigan, Wellington.•4:08 p.m. Officers investigated a minor in consumption of alcohol in the 200 block N. Ash, Wellington.•4:16 p.m. Juvenile male, 16, Wellington was referred to juvenile court.•6 p.m. Officers took a report of a domestic family dispute by a known subject(s) in the 600 block E. Harvey, Wellington.last_img read more