Social media fail: Heck makes a pig’s ear of ‘Boris Banger’


Sausage maker Heck faced a grilling on social media today, after they hosted UK Prime Minister candidate Boris Johnson and created a special ‘Boris Banger’ in his honour.


During the hustings tour of the area last week Mr Johnson was invited into their factory at Bedale and given a demonstration of sausage making with Boris Bangers top of the menu.

Johnson said he was "insanely proud" to have a banger named after him. But the publicity has caused a social media storm with protests trending on twitter about Heck.

One protester one social media wrote: "Are you off your trolley that is you off my shopping list."

Food blogger Jack Monroe also criticised the move, promoting rivals:

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