Border Force employee quits via cake

An employee of Stansted Airport's Border Force has resigned from his job with a letter scrawled in icing on a delicious-looking cake.

by Michael Northcott
Last Updated: 19 Aug 2013

A mini Twitter storm kicked off this morning with thousands of retweets after a man posted a photo of his brother-in-law’s resignation letter – scrawled on a cake.

Chris Holmes quit saying that he wanted to pursue his cake business, a move that would also allow him to spend more time with his family. The novel way of downing tools went viral on Twitter, with 2,346 retweets at the time of writing.

Holmes brother-in-law Stuart, described the culinary move as ‘Jerry Maguire meets Masterchef’.

Check out his letter below: 


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