Pie-ly controversial!

THERE was high drama at this year’s World Pie-Eating Championships at Harry’s Bar when the winner was disqualified for having pie all over his mush!

The silver-haired muncher, from Salford, thought he had won the coveted trophy and title of fastest pie-eater in the world only to be stripped of victory - Kevin Astle, from Wigan, being given the title with a time of 29.1 seconds.

World Pie-Eating Champion 2011 Kevin Astle

World Pie-Eating Champion 2011 Kevin Astle

Full story and more pictures in tomorrow’s (Wednesday) Wigan Evening Post ...