Are these the North East’s best five places for fish and chips?

50 best Fish & Chip Shops' '2015 announced
50 best Fish & Chip Shops' '2015 announced

THE nation’s best chip shops have been named by industry experts – and there are a few in our parts.

Fry Magazine, which covers the fish frying and fast food industry, has named the 50 best chippies for 2015 ahead of Fish and Chip Day on 5 June.

Mystery diners visited hundreds of shops nationwide to fine the best.

Five feature from the North East:

•Colmans of South Shields, South Shields,​​ Tyne & Wear

•Middleton-in-Teesdale Fish and Chip Shop, Barnard Castle,​​ County Durham

•Overseas, Bishop Auckland, ​​County Durham

•Beedles Chippy, Bishop Auckland, ​​County Durham

•Pelican Jacks, ​​Middlesbrough, Cleveland