School dinners are famously underwhelming, but one school’s Christmas lunch seems to be in a league of its own, with the offering seen as so “grim” that people are now getting refunds for the £3.50 dish.
In a now-viral tweet, dad Ciaran Walsh shared the paltry offering served up to one of his daughters who attends Steyning Grammar School and Sixth Form College in West Sussex. He sent the tweet to Bohunt Education Trust, which runs the school.
The depressing photo shows a lone pig in a blanket, a cat-food-like sliver of turkey, and a rigid cube of stuffing all served up on a dry bun.
.@Bohunt_Trust thanks for the Christmas lunch served to our kids at Steyning Grammar yesterday, really filled them… https://t.co/c3qb3Y6M7F
His daughter only ate the mince pie, and Walsh said that the standard of food at the school is typically better.
A similar photo from the same school was shared to a local Facebook group, where commenters compared the meal to “foreskin on a dry bap”, “Soylent Green and something left over from A level anatomy”, and “lichen on dry bread”.
People also compared the meal to “a botched circumcision”, something from Fyre Festival, and an I’m A Celebrity trial.
All good stuff then...
The pigs in blanket looks like a botched circumcision https://t.co/bjM1EuQRVt