19 February 1998
Rasher the pig launches dash for life
THE Tamworth Two appear to have started a trend – Rasher, a brother of Butch
and Sundance who escaped last month – ran off as he was being loaded onto a van
taking him for slaughter.
He slipped through the arms of owner Mike Hawker after barging him aside and
jumping over a paddock fence.
He was captured last night three miles from the farm in Allington, Wiltshire,
by animal sanctuary owner Kevin Stinchcombe, who plans to reunite him with his
- The Daily Telegraph 19/02/98 page 3