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Firefighters eat sausages made of piglets they saved from blaze

Farmer sends gift of sausages to thank Wiltshire firefighters who rescued piglets and two sows from fire in barn A farmer whose piglets were saved from a barn fire has served the animals up as sausages to thank the firefighters who rescued them. The baby pigs and two sows were freed by firefighters from Pewsey in Wiltshire when a barn went up in flames in February. The farmer, Rachel Rivers, promised she would present the firefighters with organic sausages when the animals were slaughtered for their meat. Six months later…

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US website calls mince on toast a ‘British classic’- then New Zealand claims it

Observer critic Jay Rayner leads disowning of monstrosity, leaving New Zealanders to take credit for ultimate comfort food New Zealand has claimed the abomination and monstrosity that is mince on toast, after an American food website triggered hubbub in the UK when it claimed the dish was a classic of British cuisine. Eater.com posted a video featuring the dish on Twitter on Monday, saying: Mince meat on toast is a quintessential British comfort classic. There was an immediate backlash on social media, with most Britons claiming they had never heard…

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US website calls mince on toast a ‘British classic’- then New Zealand claims it

Observer critic Jay Rayner results disowning of monstrosity, leaving New Zealanders to take credit for ultimate consolation food New Zealand has claimed the abomination and monstrosity that is mince on toast, after an American food website triggered uproar in the UK when it claimed the dish was a classic of British cuisine. Eater.com posted a video featuring the dish on Twitter on Monday, saying: Mince meat on toast is a quintessential British consolation classic. There was an immediate backlash on social media, with most Britons claiming they had never heard…

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