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A micro pig is not just for Christmas

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Micro-pigs are the latest celebrity pet craze after Paris Hilton has been with a tiny pig in her handbag and Posh spice has reportedly bought two for David Beckham. More

Hot news for chilli-heads


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Britain is home to a new world-record breaker.

The Infinity chilli developed by Fire Foods in Lincolnshire is the world’s hottest chilli More

What’s the beef? Is cloning cows cruel?

The 7,000 people who signed a petition against cloning certainly think so.  This was delivered to 10 Downing Street on Friday by 35 activists from Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) and was in response to the recent news that cloned cows have entered the British food system. More