They are cherished staples of a traditional Christmas dinner plate, but some Wetherspoon’s customers looking to enjoy pigs in blankets during the festive season were left disappointed after being served chipolatas without a bacon casing.
The aim of the research is to look into why people choose to eat meat. It is designed to find out what people who eat meat think are the important properties of it when they are choosing what to eat.
Eating red and processed meat increases the risk of an earlier death, experts have warned, as they urged people to switch to fish and vegetables.
Bikes, a wallet and meat were just some of the items stolen in the North-east in the last few weeks after victims left the doors of cars and homes unlocked.
Part of London has been transformed into a hunting lodge to mark the launch of the latest chapter in the Monster Hunter video game series.
An ambitious farmer is upping the steaks in her bid to rival world-renowned beef - such as Aberdeen Angus and Kobe - through her herd of Highland cows.
It's National Vegetarian Week ... which I will mark by tucking into some remarkably tender sirloin steak, thanks very much.