Tuesday 2 August 2022 12:48 PM Shoppers tell of their shock at £7.50 cost of Birds Eye favourite trends now

Tuesday 2 August 2022 12:48 PM Shoppers tell of their shock at £7.50 cost of Birds Eye favourite trends now
Tuesday 2 August 2022 12:48 PM Shoppers tell of their shock at £7.50 cost of Birds Eye favourite trends now

Tuesday 2 August 2022 12:48 PM Shoppers tell of their shock at £7.50 cost of Birds Eye favourite trends now

'Stuff Lurpak, seen the price of fishfingers lately?!' Shoppers tell of their shock at £7.50 cost of Birds Eye favourite after price of 30 rose by 15% in a year Something terrifying is lurking in the frozen seafood aisle, say thrifty shoppers After the price heights of Lurpak and Nescafe, Birds Eye fishfingers join the fray Thirty of the cod digits cost as much as £7.90 from some retailers, survey finds Prompted some shoppers to say cost left them gobsmacked and unable to stand

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Fishfingers have become the latest food to rocket in price during the cost-of-living crisis.

Shoppers have reported being 'gobsmacked' and 'nearly falling to the floor' on seeing the price of 30 of the cod Birds Eye seafood sticks.

The fishy favourites - a staple of many children's after-school meal - are now as much as £7.90 from some retailers. It represents 15 per cent increase in a year.

And with the least expensive only showing up as a still-hefty £7.49, the majority of stores are selling them at £7.50.

The costly consumables give a new meaning to Birds Eye's famous slogan 'Only the best for the Captain's table', coined after their mascot Captain Birds Eye.

It comes in the wake of price increases for other common items, including a tub of Lurpak and a jar of Nescafe coffee.

ChrisandMarkUK went online to express their disgust: 'Stuff Lurpak, seen the price of fishfingers lately?! It's crazy. I don't buy fishfingers often as they'd been creeping up in price but I'm sure they were 'only' £4.50 last time I

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