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Special Constables in Nottinghamshire were able to see the funny side when pasties were spilled over the A1 earlier and took to Twitter to share their amusement.
Bit cheesy but someone spilt the beans, yes cheese & baked bean pasties over the A1 - we sorted it, yeast we could do http://t.co/3w8NpdlxHh
Staff at HMP Ranby are working with Nottinghamshire Police to identify the ringleaders who led an eight-hour disturbance at the prison.
The disturbance began at around midday and was not resolved until 8.10pm.
A number of inmates were driven away from the prison near Retford in several vehicles and were heard shouting and banging inside.
A disturbance involving prisoners at HMP Ranby has ended according to the Ministry of Justice.
The department said in a statement: "The disturbance at HMP Ranby has ended safely. No staff or prisoners injured. Visits tomorrow will take place as normal."
Shouting and banging could be heard as a security vans left HMP Ranby where a disturbance involving prisoners is ongoing.
A number of vehicles from the GEOAmey prisoner escort and custody company were seen entering the facility.
When they left a short time later banging could be heard on the sides of the vehicles and shouting from inside was heard.