'Outstanding Services to Bacon': Cyclist earns award for reviewing bacon sandwiches at cafe stops

The man knows what he wants from a bacon sandwich

Steve Grice is very particular when it comes to bacon sandwiches

(Image credit: Flickr/Jeremy Keith)

A cyclist from Shropshire was received a rather unusual award after his 'Outstanding Services to Bacon' were recognised by pork marketing body Love Pork.

As you might guess, Steve Grice's award comes as a result of his work off the bike, with the Newport Shropshire CC member building up a small but dedicated following through his reviews of bacon sandwiches at various cafe stops.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.