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UK's earliest mass celebrations were held around Stonehenge

Ancient pig bones peg Stonehenge as the likely site of some of the earliest mass celebrations in the UK, according to findings published in Science Advances. Researchers say celebrants brought pigs raised in distant areas to be slaughtered for the gatherings, "with people from all corners of Britain descending on the areas around Stonehenge to feast on food that had been specially reared and transported from their homes," says Richard Madgwick, the study's leader.

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