Brannigans crisps are being sold for £3 a pack on eBay after KP announced it ...

Now they cost a packet! Brannigans crisps are being sold for £3 a pack on eBay after KP announced it was axing popular brand Brannigans crisps have been discontinued by Slough-based company KP Snacks Fans mourning the loss of the snacks are buying the last available packets online Some are selling on eBay for up to £3 per packet, despite being past sell by date

By Antonia Paget and Luke May For Mailonline

Published: 14:25 BST, 25 September 2020 | Updated: 14:59 BST, 25 September 2020

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Crisp fans are racing to get their hands on the final Brannigans crisps in circulation after KP axed the brand - with some selling online for up to £3 per pack.   

Brannigans, which were famous for their eye watering flavours, has been discontinued due to 'falling demand'.  

Desperate fans are eyeing up one last taste of the snack, with many listing them for sale on online shopping sites like eBay.

One listing selling a five pack for £14.99 is attracting views despite the crisps reaching their sell-by date today.   

Desperate fans are  trying to get their hands on the final packets in circulation. This eBay listing was selling packets for £3 a pop, despite the crisps reaching their sell-by date today

Desperate fans are  trying to get their hands on the final packets in circulation. This eBay listing was selling packets for £3 a pop, despite the crisps reaching their sell-by date today

KP Snacks said it had taken the 'difficult decision,' to discontinue Brannigans crisps amid dwindling sales

KP Snacks said it had taken the 'difficult decision,' to discontinue Brannigans crisps amid dwindling sales

Brannigans crisps have been on British shelves since the 1980s, but flavours were cut down to just two options in 2000 -  roast beef and mustard or ham and pickle.

The decision was announced earlier this week by Slough-based KP Snacks, which also produces nuts and top brands such as McCoy's, Hula Hoops and Space Raiders.

A KP Snacks spokesperson commented: 'We continually review our product range to make sure that it meets the demands of all our consumers and I can confirm that we have recently taken the difficult decision to discontinue Brannigans.'

The company had previously told Eater London: 'Whilst this product had been cited as a fond favourite,

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