Cheese on toast made in toaster turned on its side is the latest fire hazard to be highlighted by South Yorkshire Fire Service.
South Yorkshire firefighters have put out a warning after it emerged officers have had to put put fires caused by people putting their toasters on their sides to make the snack.
Officers at the brigate put out a warning on their social media sites in a bid to stop any more cases, which have shocked the public as well as firefighters.
A spokesman for South Yorkshire Fire and rescue Tweeted: “So we heard about a new craze for turning your toaster on its side to make cheese on toast. You should probably just use the grill...”
He later added: “South Yokshire Fire Service are warning warning against this and raising awareness of the issue.”
SharonMargaret Needham said on Facebook: “Can’t believe people would actually do this!”
Shardane Jones said: “Such a stupid idea. How can people be so silly.”
Matt Hewston said: Toasters will now come with a ‘This Way Up’ sign.”