11 November 2014 – the British sandwich

One of the UK’s tabloid newspapers ran a headline article in response to reports that a sandwich firm supplying supermarkets was looking to Hungary for the staff required in its new UK factory, suggesting that ‘there was a lack of suitable candidates in the UK.’ Of course, more serious issues underlie any basis for the story, but it has also generated a lively response from twitter. You can see some of the wild inventiveness of UK sandwich makers here