Early warning sign of Cardiovascular disease. Eat more vegetables and Rice berry (whole grains), tofu, beans. Fish isn't bad, either. Cut down on beef, chicken and pork. You'll be slimming down within months.
Since you guys are telling stories about the "good Ole days" when the infrastructure in the UK was like a third world country... In 1985 I tried to make a landline phone call in London, England. The phone made a busy sound before I even dialed. Couldn't even get a line out.