Lee Gilchrist from Greens Fine Meats, Grantown on Spey won the U22 category to become the 2009 Young Scottish Butcher of the Year and his boss, Barry Green the over 22 category to become Scottish Butcher of the Year 2009.
The 2009 competition, sponsored by the Scotch Butchers Club, attracted 25 entrants - 14 in the over 22 and 11 in the under 22 categories.
Two of the entrants were female and one has made it through to the Final in Perth. Kirsty Moore (20) from Scott Brothers in Dundee was the first female ever to compete in our Finals. Well done Kirsty.
Other Finalists: Over 22
Grant McClusky, Shaws Fine Meats Lauder
Bruce Fyfe, Simon Howie Retail Perth
Richard Megahy, Simon Howie Retail Perth
Finalists: Under 22
Jake Morrison, Greens Fine Meats Grantown on Spey
Kirsty Moore, Scott Brothers Dundee
Karl Hearton, David Dale & Son Dalmellington