Nine of the best fish and chip shops in Leeds to visit on Good Friday - from the Wetherby Whaler to the Bearded Sailor

For many households in Leeds a serving of fish and chips on Good Friday has been a tradition for generations.

The tradition of eating fish on Good Friday originates from the Christian belief that Jesus sacrificed his flesh on this day. Fish is viewed as a different kind of flesh, so is favoured over meat on Good Friday.

Leeds is not short of its fair share of fish and chip outlets, so to help you choose where to go on Good Friday, here are some of the best: