The Independent's food critic Tracey MacLeod has been voted Restaurant Reviewer of the Year at the coveted Guild of Food Writers Awards, for her work in The Independent Magazine.

It is the second time the award has been presented to MacLeod, who has been The Independent's critic since 1997. At the presentation, held at London's Design Museum, near Tower Bridge, the judges described her work as "fair, honest, up to date, readable, and knowledgeable".