BBC News – The unlikely origin of fish and chips

To keep prices down, portions were often wrapped in old newspaper – a practice that survived as late as the 1980s when it was ruled unsafe for food to come into contact with newspaper ink without grease-proof paper in between.

via BBC News – The unlikely origin of fish and chips.

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