Did Muller Sponsor The 2001 UK Foot & Mouth Epidemic ???
When I was growing up at the general General Grocers & Ice Cream Shop, we got deliveries of Associated Dairies Double Cream ( & not the wishy washy stuff they pass off for it now ) to sell from their Accrington Dairy on the site now occupied by Halfords.
North East Lancs Co-op had a dairy at Oswaldtwistle, and concentrated on doorstep Pinta deliveries and I recall when I worked at Sandifords seeing their electric milk floats being ceremoniously towed home from Blackburn with their Land-Rover if the battery was on its last legs. My auntie Joan's milk originally went to Bamber Brtidge MMB, but that closed and they they sent it to Liverpool, if it was above temp by then they sent it to make Country Life Butter at Settle, and could be identified by an N on the wrapper.
We sold said butter in the shop but it almost always came from down Staffordshire, at Christmas we sold my auntie Joan's Farm Dressed Turkeys to order, which unlike the supermarket sta