Are Milky Way crispy rolls discontinued? Where to buy chocolate bar

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A petition to save the popular chocolate treat has been signed by more than 1,500 people

Milky Way Crispy Rolls have been discontinued in the UK.

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chocolate Fans have said they are heartbroken to learn Milky Way Crispy Rolls have been discontinued.

One lover of the candy bar has even gone so far as to write a petition to demand that it be put back on store shelves.

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So what are Milky Way Crispy Rolls, how have people reacted to them being discontinued? Twitter and how to sign the petition?

Here’s everything you need to know.

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What are Milky Way Crispy Rolls?

Milky Way Crispy Rolls have been a family favorite for decades.

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The bar has a lightly whipped center covered in crunchy wafers and coated in milk chocolate.

It was a light sweet treat sold in a twin pack. Boxes of five packs were also available.

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A spokesman for Mars Wrigley UK, the company behind the popular treat, said The sun: “Although Milky Way Crispy Rolls are currently in a galaxy far, far away, we are excited to offer many delicious alternatives such as Milky Way Magic Stars, Maltesers, Mars and of course the traditional Milky Way.”

The rep also gave disappointed fans hope that the candy bar might be brought back, adding, “The love for Milky Way Crispy Rolls was out of this world and we’ve certainly taken note of it.”

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How did people react to the Milky Way Crispy Rolls being discontinued?

Chocoholics took to Twitter to express their irritation at the news that Milky Way Crispy Rolls were being discontinued.

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One said: “I found out today that the milky way is hiring crusty buns and my heart is broken.”

One even went so far as to say it was “the worst day of [their] Life”.

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“I can’t believe it happened. I’m so pissed. This has to be the worst day of my life. Milky Way Crispy Rolls have been discontinued.”

Another Twitter user said, “I just saw that Milky Way Crispy Rolls have been discontinued and I’m devastated.”

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One person said, “Did I hear that right? Milky Way Crispy Rolls have been discontinued? But they are the best products of the Milky Way? Brexit, Covid, war and now this?”

What is the petition and how can I sign it?

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One Crispy Roll fan is so distraught by the sweet treat’s discontinuation that he’s started a petition urging Mars Wrigley UK to bring it back – and it’s been signed by more than 1,500 people.

The petition started on Change.org is called Bring Back The Mars Milky Way Crispy Rolls and was started by a person named Jack Taylor.

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The petition reads: “This product has been around for quite some time and it’s disappointing that after all this time, Mars Chocolate has discontinued it.

“Personally, I would prefer the Milky Way Crispy Rolls to other Mars Chocolate products. For example, I’d rather have a Milky Way Crispy Roll than a Milky Way and I’m sure a lot of other people feel the same way.

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“This is a product that I really enjoyed purchasing and I want people to sign this petition so hopefully we can get this product back into production.”

At the time of writing, 1,787 people have signed the petition.

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Are Milky Way Crispy Rolls still available?

Fans hoping for one last taste of their favorite snack might be disappointed as the product appears to have disappeared from store shelves.

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B&M and Co-Op spokespersons told the Sun they are no longer stocking them.

They are not available online in a number of supermarkets including Tesco and Sainsbury’s. They are also sold out on Amazon.

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They are still listed on the Poundland websitebut there is no stock available to purchase online, so buyers must visit their local store to see if any are available.

However, the multipack box of five still appears to be available on the Cooperative website for €1.30 per box.

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However, you’ll need to be quick if you want a chance of getting some, as the demand for remaining packs will likely be high.

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