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Small, sweet victories

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Image thanks to A Slice of Cherry Pie

ASDA is selling punnets of English strawberries in pounds and ounces for the first time in 16 years.

The supermarket has become the first major UK retailer to ignore a 1995 EU directive ordering shopkeepers to sell fruit and vegetables in metric grams and kilos or face the threat of prosecution.

Hooray. The weather in England is beautiful, too.

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