You better believe it everbody! Next Thursday 14 July 2016 is National Ham Sandwich Day!
After years of lobbying by the National Ham Sandwich Board (NHSB), fans of the humble ham sandwich have been rewarded with their very own day.
The NHSB chairperson, Olivia Newton John has issued this statement in support of the 1st ever National Ham Sandwich Day:
Crusty, sourdough, artisan rolls, granary, medium sliced white. Whatever you do with your bread make sure you put ham in between it!
Events are being held at the following train stations on 14th July. Just turn up, take your ham sandwich out and eat.
Norfolk: Buxton Lammas
Liverpool: Brocklebank Dock & West Derby
Wales: Tan-y-Manod & Hadnock Halt
Yorkshire: Halifax St Pauls
Bedfordshire: Luton Hoo
Scotland: Dalry Junction & Galston
Northern Ireland: Fintona Junction, Co Down & Annakeera Crossing, Co Armagh
Send us your pictures in of you celebrating National Ham Sandwich Day 2016. The best one will be awarded a signed picture of Olivia eating a ham sandwich. And if there’s any of her sandwich left we’ll send you that as well!
Have a great inaugural ham sandwich day everyone!
ps Don’t forget your National Ham Sandwich Day Greetings Cards