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It was no time to come over all ham fisted.

So when master butcher Nico Jimenez set his sights on a world record he kept a steady hand and carved a single 20 metre long slice of parma ham.

Then the crafty cook earned his second Guinness world record - by creating the world's longest ham sandwich in Pamplona, Spain.

Using the single slice of ham - which tipped the scales at more than a stone - he made a 120ft long bar snack known locally as a 'pincho'.

"We sold the sandwich at one Euro per portion and gave the money to charity. Nico is delighted to have made the record books," said an organiser.

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