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Artist or CreatorChristian Adams
Title or CaptionLe pong ....
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Published byDaily Telegraph
Date24 Jan 2013
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedCameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
NotesNews: "France sends us le pong, with its bouquet of garlic and rotten eggs. Five years ago they gave us "le stink". Now comes "le pong". The French struck again yesterday, leaving people in south-east England choking after a cloud of pungent gas wafted over the Channel. Households in Kent and Sussex awoke to the smell of rotten eggs, cabbage and garlic following the accidental release of mercaptan gas from a factory in Rouen....... While fears of a gas leak were quickly dispelled, residents complained of retching due to the sulphurous smell, while in France people suffered headaches and nausea. ... " Nick collins, John-Paul Ford Rojas, andrew Hough, Daily Telegraph
SubjectsWhite Cliffs of Dover
France
aerosols
UK
European Union
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
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