Hovis

We recently visited Highgate Cemetery (mainly to see Marx) but we came across this grave too (and many other interesting ones). Stoney patented Hovis bread and contributed tremendously to improving public health in 1886 by popularising wholemeal bread in Britain. However, since then the recipe that is used by the company has undergone many revisions together with the industrial development of bread production which has made it potentially less healthy…….

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