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jam sandwich

1. Literally, two pieces of bread with jam in between them. Primarily heard in UK. When I was a kid, my family was very poor, and we ate jam sandwiches every day.
2. slang A police car. Primarily heard in UK. Slow down, there's a jam sandwich up ahead!
See also: jam, sandwich
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Familiar stories are transformed from page to stage, with Tall Stories' The Gruffalo's Child together with new adaptations of Ella Enchanted, The Little Prince and the Pilot, The Giant Jam Sandwich and Les Petits Theatre Company's production of David Walliams' First Hippo on the Moon.
JAM SANDWICH PYJAMAS Children's brushed cotton unisex pyjamas in a red and biscuit check, with real shell buttons and straight leg trousers with an elasticated waist and drawstring.
This is a far cry from my childhood when youngsters couldn't wait to get out of the house, meet their mates and go off on bike rides or expeditions into the nearest woods and fields for hours on end, sometimes taking essential supplies such as a jam sandwich and a bottle of water.
The Giant Jam Sandwich, a book by John Vernon Lord, is used to link language acquisition with the engineering design and problem-solving process.
Highlights include "I wiped the dirt o his pear"; "I made him the jam sandwich he wanted"; "I told her she was adorable"; and - my personal favourite - "He met Bill Murray".
Then here it comes: a peanut butter and raspberry jam sandwich.
Despite the dual grinds of poverty and cruelty, Winterson describes herself as staunchly in love with life and seems set out to prove it, walking in the woods all day with no more than a jam sandwich and milk for fuel, or making up stories to pass the time in the freezing "coal hole.
A long, long time ago I recall The Giant Jam Sandwich (72) being the inspiration for a very satisfying sequence of imaginative creativity with a class of 6-7-year-olds.
And the humble JAM SANDWICH is proving a big hit after being introduced by Marks & Spencer.
I asked for a demonstration: To my colleague's horror, I opened a liberally buttered jam sandwich I had brought for lunch and smeared it all over the glass pane in my office door.
Children's menu: Four items are peanut butter and jam sandwich ($3.
The gift could be anything from a half eaten jam sandwich to a monkey with a typewriter.
PROJECT JAM SANDWICH PROJECT Jam Sandwich are a dynamic quintet of awardwinning musicians who offer a fresh and unique take on traditional folk music from around the world.
So he struck upon children's favourite snack – a jam sandwich – and turned it into ice cream.
Which restaurant in Liverpool has a signature dessert of 'deep fried jam sandwich with Carnation milk ice cream'?