Cornish Pasty

Hot Cross Bun Fight After Pasty Tax Threatens To Cash In On Easter

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK

Hot cross buns could prove a costly Easter treat under the government's proposed VAT plans, with the bun the latest British snack to feel the heat ove...

Save the Pasty, Tax the Gourmands

Lucy Robinson | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Comedy
Lucy Robinson

Many people are complaining that your hot baked goods tax is just another way of taking a swipe at the working classes, who apparently eat nothing but Greggs's produce. It's alleged that you've failed yet again to tax silly middle class fripperies and have chosen to fire your budgetary bullets at foods so common that you can't even remember eating them.

TWITTER SLIDESHOW: Greggs Boss Attacks Osborne Over Pasty Tax As Chancellor Ridiculed On Twitter

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2012 | UK Politics

The boss of Greggs has accused George Osborne of having "lost touch" after the Chancellor admitted he could not remember the last time he bought a pas...

Greggs Boss To Fight Pasty VAT As £30m Is Wiped Off Bakers' Share Price

PA | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Politics

The boss of leading bakers Greggs has announced it will fight Budget proposals that will see sausage rolls and pasties hit with VAT. Chancellor Geo...

Osborne, Why Has My Cheese Pasty Gone Up 30p?

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK Politics

A campaign has been launched to oppose a proposed "pasty tax" which could see the cost of Cornwall's favourite food rise by 20%. In the Budget anno...

PICTURES: Aprons At The Ready! World Pasty Championship Kicks Off In Cornwall

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 03.03.2012 | UK

A pasty lover's dream day out is currently going on at the Eden project in Cornwall, as snack connoisseurs and baking enthusiasts gathered at the worl...