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Which Two Celebrity Chefs Had a Rodent Problem?

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This goes back a few years but is still worth telling. A well-known chef was most upset to find that rats had made a warm and comfortable home beneath his industrial-sized dishwasher. After much cursing, amid fears of being shut down by public health authorities, our chef had the unwelcome rodents quietly removed by a company sworn to commercial secrecy.

Mysteriously, the tale ended up as a blind item in a newspaper diary. A few days later, the columnist was amazed to receive an irate, four-lettered phone call about the item ... but it was from a different celebrity chef!

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Margaret Holder has been writing about the Royal Family in newspapers and magazines for thirty years. She also broadcasts frequently on the BBC, both radio and television. She reckons she has now written more royal documentaries than anyone else in the world. Some are still being shown on channels in…

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