The end of the ice cream van?

Gelato's are popping up all over the South. But are the posh parlours pushing out the good old fashioned Ice cream van?

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Has the Gelato stalled the ice cream van?

It's been a bumper year for ice cream sales across the region - thanks to the sunshine and our new appetite for gelato - the italian-style ice cream.

For many of us one cornetto will no longer do, we've got the taste for a scoop - or two - of the continental treat that comes in more flavours than you could ever get in your freezer.

Have lollies been licked and is it the end of the road for the ice cream van? Apparently not as Andrew Pate has been finding out.

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