The English Curry Awards will take place in September and nominations can still be made.

The event takes place on Monday September 3 at the Point, Lancashire County Cricket Club, Manchester Ten nomination categories recognise the devotion, the diligence, and the hard work that goes into the creation and consumption of this nation's greatest dish: The Curry Lover of the Year Curry Lover of the Year Award celebrates England's biggest Curry fiend – an individual that is a genuine fruit loop for curry!

Best Restaurant DesignThe award for a restaurant that has spent considerable effort on the design of a restaurant.

Team of the Year Team of the Year Award recognises and rewards the commitment and dedication of the restaurant's entourage who provide a service where excellence is standard.

Chef of the Year Chef of the Year Award honours the Chef whose culinary delights have tantalised, titillated and bewitched the English public's taste buds.

Take Away of the Year Take Away of the Year Award recognises and heartily commends those who's gastronomic delights grace the dining tables, the living rooms and the laps in England's homes.

Lifetime Achievement Award Lifetime Achievement Award commemorates a life time of work and dedication to the Curry Industry – an individual whose actions have furthered and developed the industry.

Restaurant of the YearRestaurant of the Year Award honours the restaurant which serves up the finest Curry cuisine and atmosphere in England.

Curry King or Queen 2012 Curry King or Queen 2012 Award hails the dawn of an individual who has engrossed themselves in the Curry Industry and successfully emerged at the forefront of the industry.

Caterer of the Year Caterer of the Year recognises and heartily commends the dedication, enthusiasm and fervour of those who work from intimate parties to large-scale events, providing a standard of excellence that is second to none.

Best of Manchester As we receive such a high volume of nomination in the hosting city we award The Best of Manchester. This will be the most popular Restaurant or Takeaway in Manchester, with good food and great value for money.

Best Supermarket Curry Award Best Supermarket Curry Award pays homage to the Supermarket that serves up the yummiest own brand Curry ready-meal.

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