Posts by redchilli

Taj Mahal win 3 prestigious awards at the UK Curry Awards

Posted on Nov 26, 2018

Team Choudhury scooped three prestigious prizes at the UK’s  high profile Asian Curry Awards Ceremony held at Grosvenor House in MayfairThe hugely extravagant Asian Curry Awards  recognises the huge successes of restaurant owners and individuals across the whole of the Asian Food Industry and ensures that the key players are recognised for their achievements.  The Awards focus not only on the achievements of today, but on a lifetime of work in the restaurant industry, honouring the dedication and commitment of people who have helped spread the love of curry throughout the UK, ensuring...

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2018 Asian Curry Awards Shortlist Announced

Posted on Oct 26, 2018

We are very proud to announce that we, the Taj Mahal Restaurant in Bridport,  has been shortlisted in the Asian Curry Awards 2018, in the South West Best Restaurant Category.

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Rafique Choudhury – Winner of the Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted on Oct 3, 2018

Winners of the first ever Dorset Ethnic Minority Awards 2018 (DEMA) were recently announced at a spectacular Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner at The Bournemouth International Centre on the 29th September. The Dorset Ethnic Minority Awards recognises businesses and individuals for their outstanding commitment and dedication to communities in business. This year the respectable Rafique Choudhury, owner of Taj Mahal restaurant in Bridport was presented with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award. Rafique arrived in Dorset in 1967 at the age of 26, he opened the doors for opportunity to...

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British-Asian Hospitality Awards: The women’s Take Over!

Posted on Aug 26, 2018

Amongst the mounting reports of backhanders and biased judging within the industry’s award shows, this week has marked an important shift in the British-Asian hospitality award sector. The Asian Restaurant Owners Network (ARON), renowned for their proactive and honest platform, are upholding their commitment to #PressForProgress until equality for all is achieved. Rehan Uddin, founder of ARON and South Devon restaurant owner, has been working tirelessly with his team to address these awards, which often fail to recognise or support inspirational business woman. After repeatedly tackling the...

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Sarah Ali Choudhury receives a National Venus Award

Posted on Jul 26, 2018

The National Venus Awards provides additional recognition and publicity to Working Women who have already won a Regional Award. This year, forty Regional Venus Award Winners from across the country, travelled to Basingstoke along with their supporters to discover whether they had reached that highest accolade –a National Venus Award! The Venus Awards – dubbed by Channel 4 as “The Working Women’s Oscars” – celebrate the vital contribution that women in business make to the local, regional, and national economy, and are unique in that anyone can nominate a friend, client or family member. More...

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