Waitrose buys macs to protect lambs

Jess Bown
Lambs in plastic jackets
Lambs in plastic jackets

If you are driving through Wales of the West Country, don't be surprised if you see lambs kitted out with waterproof coats.

Supermarket chain Waitrose has sent out 30,000 "lamb macs" designed to protect the baby sheep from the harsh weather conditions to farmers in the area who supply its meat.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%