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Post time 2013-2-16 01:10:14 |Display all floors
expatter Post time: 2013-2-15 21:55
Ooops  ......   !

Allegedly with entry into the EU, and eager to present a modern image, Romania has banned horse drawn vehicles from main roads. This led to a plethora of horses and other beasts of burden on the market.

But so far there is no connection between Romania and the horse meat contamination.
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Post time 2013-2-16 01:22:26 |Display all floors
TheHermit Post time: 2013-2-16 01:10
Allegedly with entry into the EU, and eager to present a modern image, Romania has banned horse dr ...

Oh  .....  !

The BBC did make that connection and then gave it some more scope about ex- Grand National horses ......

And Romania may well be the source of these invigorating patties and 'horse trimmings'  ......

Whatever that is  ........  ?

I mean what the hell is a 'horse-trimming' ..........  ?

Do you just cut a little off as it canters past  ....   ?   


  
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Post time 2013-2-16 02:31:13 |Display all floors
expatter Post time: 2013-2-16 01:22
Oh  .....  !

The BBC did make that connection and then gave it some more scope about ex- Grand Na ...

The Romanian horses were sold on to Mexico allegedly......

I mean what the hell is a 'horse-trimming' ..........  ?

Do you just cut a little off as it canters past  ....   ?


Nah..... you buy the stable pedicurist a few drinks, and you can have all the trimmings that drop off his files.
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Post time 2013-2-16 02:42:04 |Display all floors
I'll be watching what i eat from now on and with that in mind ive just bought a ticket for Aintree.
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Post time 2013-2-16 03:15:20 |Display all floors
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St_George Post time: 2013-2-16 02:42
I'll be watching what i eat from now on and with that in mind ive just bought a ticket for Aintree.

The damage is already done then..... but Good Luck at the races.{:soso_e181:}
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Post time 2013-2-16 18:58:48 |Display all floors
St_George Post time: 2013-2-16 03:42
I'll be watching what i eat from now on and with that in mind ive just bought a ticket for Aintree.

politicians and experts alike are offering some simple advice for Britain's consumers:
Buy British. And Roger Kelsey, chief executive of the National Federation of Meat and Food Traders, said that consumers have a choice:
If they buy locally, they can trust what they are getting. It will just be more expensive.

in other words; get out of that EU...

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Post time 2013-2-16 19:07:16 |Display all floors
shameless Post time: 2013-2-16 18:58
politicians and experts alike are offering some simple advice for Britain's consumers:
Buy Britis ...

The politicians and Supermarkets are passing the buck on who's responsible for it.  The latters huge bargaining power has them stood accused of squeezing the life out of the food industry on prices.

We're all going to have to accept higher prices for food or accept neddy for dinner  
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