The Great Batley Mince Pie Bake Off will reward the best mince pies in town with afternoon tea at the famous Betty’s Tearooms. Entrants must bake six mince pies, with traditional or vegetarian mincemeat, to be judged on taste, quality and appearance. Bakers can use any type of pastry and add flavours. Entries will be judged on October 25, with the top 10 invited to the Novermber 28 Christmas lights switch-on for the final. Entry forms are available from Brearleys Solicitors, Batley, for the Batley Business and Retail Association-run competition.
Pictured are Andrew Marsden and Richard Martin.