When Si and Dave started the Hairy Bikers' Food Tour of Britain, to be broadcast on BBC2 in the autumn, they probably expected to visit restaurants and markets. But in their search for great food a Spar in Pwllheli impressed with a regional stew, freshly caught crabs, pies and bara brith fruit cake.

Their appetite impressed too, it seems. "They're big lads, but I was amazed by how much they ate," said store director Conrad Davies.