"No-one is going to get our goat this year," says a local

From the BBC:

Arsonists who enjoy burning down a festive Swedish straw goat may have met their match this year.

In the 40 years since the tradition started, the giant goat of Gavle has often gone up in flames within days.

Not quite Ian’s “Small Sheep of Stockport” but close…

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