Wigan man sparks minor security alert at airport ... with a pie!
A Wiganer heading on holiday was astonished to be stopped at airport security ... due to the juices in his pork pie!
Norman Pearson from Ince was about to fly out to the Spanish resort of Malaga when the scanners at Manchester Airport decided there was liquid in his hand luggage.
As a seasoned traveller Mr Pearson was surprised to be stopped as he is very familiar with the rules requiring liquids to be scanned separately.
However, on closer inspection the machine was spurred into action by the juice in a pork pie Mr Pearson was carrying as a snack.
Fortunately the security personnel on duty... read more
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