ANNOUNCE: Dim Sum Thursday 1pm Chiswick

Peter Corlett abuse at
Wed Jan 7 16:42:13 GMT 2009

On 7 Jan 2009, at 16:02, James Laver wrote:
> Oop norf we have strange ideas of food. I was introduced to the idea
> of a 'pie barm' yesterday, essentially pie in a bun.

Those are apparently also known as a "Wigan kebab", and are of course  
often served with Glasgow Salad. And Lancastrians wonder why we call  
them pie-eaters.

I had one in Leeds once and it was a bit disappointing, not least in  
part due to the use of a scummy Pukka pie instead of a proper one from  

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