(not satire – it’s UK today! And yesterday. And the day before that.)
You probably thought the scandal of horsemeat secretly being used in place of beef is a modern phenomenon.
So did I.
But here’s a Pathe report which shows just how long the scandal has been going on in the UK – since 1948:
As the Pathe man says in the news report:
Public feeling grows against the sinister trade. The country demands action ……..
And the country’s still waiting for action. And waiting.
It seems the longer this government’s in power – the further back in time they’re sending us.