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Irn-Bru's Twitter account pokes fun at royal baby announcement

The announcement that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are to have a baby may have only been recently made but the Irn-Bru Twitter account was quick off the mark to have a bit of fun with the news.

Published: October 15, 2018

Posting on their official Twitter account the brand wrote: "Everyone loves a wee Ginger."

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The message included a baby emoji and a picture of a bottle of Irn-Bru in a pram.


User @jennysolomons then replied: "Wow, quick off the mark with that one! #royalbaby."

To which the Irn-Bru account posted:

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Though the Tweet has almost 500 likes, not everyone was happy with the joke with several people responding with calls for the old recipe to be brought back.

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Driven by a passion for all things drinks-related, Sean writes for The Scotsman extensively on the subject. He can also sometimes be found behind the bar at the world famous Potstill bar in Glasgow where he continues to enhance his whisky knowledge built up over 10 years advising customers from all over the world on the wonders of our national drink. Recently, his first book was published. Dubbed Gin Galore, it explores Scotland's best gins and the stories behind those that make them.

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