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Sausage roll nation

How Greggs conquered Britain
posted by fearfulsymmetry on Mar 9, 2016 - 74 comments

The great British curry crisis

The high-street staple is under threat. Can a new generation of entrepreneurs save the nation’s tandoori?
posted by infini on Jan 9, 2016 - 100 comments

legal hacks, theatrical props, and kitchen tabletop start-ups

Hacking The City [Newcastle]
posted by the man of twists and turns on Dec 31, 2015 - 7 comments

We saw your boobs

"The high street is becoming a no-go area for kids, which is really unfair. Why shouldn't they be able to go into a supermarket, or a newsagent? The people who make the displays aren't thinking about it from a child's point of view. I don't think David Cameron goes to a supermarket with his kids very much." Following the No More Page 3 campaign and a backlash against lads mags, the Guardian asks readers to send in and comment on sexualised images of women on the high street. But is this just another form of censorship, hypocrisy, or even sexual repression?
posted by mippy on Jul 19, 2013 - 215 comments

A perfect 10 - but she wears a 12

Women have known for years that the dress size on the label doesn't necessarily mean that the garment will be the same size as another shop's size X , nor that your modern size 14 will be the same as the size 14 you bought there in the past (Some blame vanity sizing.) What Size Am I allows you to input your measurements and see how you measure up to high-street stores' individual sizing charts. [more inside]
posted by mippy on Feb 15, 2012 - 64 comments

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