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Daily Mirror
Chickens boiled ALIVE one of 4,000 cases of animal suffering at abattoirsunloading. Many involve sheep being grabbed by the wool and ears or dragged by
Chickens boiled ALIVE one of 4,000 cases of animal suffering at abattoirs
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
unloading. Many involve sheep being grabbed by the wool and ears or dragged by the horns, or pigs being lifted by their ears and tails. A spokesman for the Food Standards Agency said it had “zero tolerance” approach to animal welfare... Read more
12h
Daily Mail
Report reveals shocking levels of animal cruelty in slaughterhousesneedlessly painful deaths. Barbaric: A pig being beaten caught on CCTV was one
Report reveals shocking levels of animal cruelty in slaughterhouses
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
needlessly painful deaths. Barbaric: A pig being beaten caught on CCTV was one of thousands of incidents recorded The Food Standards Agency documented scores of incidents of animal cruelty and neglect by slaughterhouse staff, lorry drivers and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Asda recall sandwich after failing to list one ingredienthas recalled its egg salad sandwich after admitting it posed a risk to anyone w
Asda recall sandwich after failing to list one ingredient
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
has recalled its egg salad sandwich after admitting it posed a risk to anyone with a milk allergy. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) said the packaging of the £1.50 sandwich failed to mention that it contained milk. It issued an allergy alert over... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Food hygiene: Broken equipment to blame for rare low rating in Millomtime for a popular eatery used to rave hygiene ratings. The Bear on the Square
Food hygiene: Broken equipment to blame for rare low rating in Millom
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
time for a popular eatery used to rave hygiene ratings. The Bear on the Square in Millom was given just One by the Food Standards Agency following its most recent inspection on April 5 this year. While the hygienic handling of food,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Askam takeaway and Dalton cafe receive damning reportsAN Indian takeaway restaurant and a town centre cafe have been told to make maj
Askam takeaway and Dalton cafe receive damning reports
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
AN Indian takeaway restaurant and a town centre cafe have been told to make major improvements after reports by the Food Standards Agency. A Taste of India in Duke Street, Askam, and Tudor Cafe in Market Street, Dalton, were both given a food... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
South and west Cumbria eatery owners react after hygiene ratings revealedharsh than a list of numbers lets on, restaurant owners have revealed. The Eve
South and west Cumbria eatery owners react after hygiene ratings revealed
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
harsh than a list of numbers lets on, restaurant owners have revealed. The Evening Mail today looks at the full range of Food Standards Agency markings given to restaurants, cafes and shops across South and West Cumbria following inspections that... Read more
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Horse and Hound
*Breaking* Three charged following horsemeat investigationcriminal investigation involved the City of London Police, the national policin
*Breaking* Three charged following horsemeat investigation
Horse and Hound / Posted 3 days ago
criminal investigation involved the City of London Police, the national policing lead for fraud, working together with the Food Standards Agency, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) and enforcement agencies in the UK and Europe. Ostler-Beech was... Read more
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SKY News
Men To Be Charged Over Sale Of Horsemeatarranging "for beef and horsemeat to be combined for sale as beef". City of Lo
Men To Be Charged Over Sale Of Horsemeat
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
arranging "for beef and horsemeat to be combined for sale as beef". City of London Police said it had worked in partnership with the Food Standards Agency and the CPS. Other law enforcement agencies across the UK and Europe were inv... Read more
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express
Horsemeat scandal: Three charged with fraud afterthat saw the City of London Police, which is the National Policing Lead for Fra
Horsemeat scandal: Three charged with fraud after
express / Posted 3 days ago
that saw the City of London Police, which is the National Policing Lead for Fraud, working in partnership with the Food Standards Agency and Crown Prosecution Service, as well as law enforc In August Nielsen was also interviewed under... Read more
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walesonline
Why eating a pink burger could make you seriously illbun today (and not just because it's National Burger Day). But how safe are th
Why eating a pink burger could make you seriously ill
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
bun today (and not just because it's National Burger Day). But how safe are they to eat? According to research by the Food Standards Agency more than five million Brits are at risk of food poisoning from pink burgers at summer barbecues. It... Read more
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heraldscotland
Like your burgers medium rare? You could be at risk of food poisoningthis weekend are at risk of food poisoning because they believe burgers can be
Like your burgers medium rare? You could be at risk of food poisoning
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
this weekend are at risk of food poisoning because they believe burgers can be left pink in the middle like steak, the Food Standards Agency has warned. Almost a third of Britons (32%) incorrectly believe that eating a rare burger is the same... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
How Tyrone's Lord Jamie Hamilton raised his game and put his fabulous country estate Baronscourt on the map for touristsApproved Game Handling Establishment, which is licensed under European Union le
How Tyrone's Lord Jamie Hamilton raised his game and put his fabulous country estate Baronscourt on the map for tourists
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Approved Game Handling Establishment, which is licensed under European Union legislation, is approved and audited by the Food Standards Agency and is subjected to weekly checks by the Veterinary Public Health Unit of the Department of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
How a Tyrone lord raised his game...and put his fabulous country estate on the map for touristsApproved Game Handling Establishment, which is licensed under European Union le
How a Tyrone lord raised his game...and put his fabulous country estate on the map for tourists
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Approved Game Handling Establishment, which is licensed under European Union legislation, is approved and audited by the Food Standards Agency and is subjected to weekly checks by the Veterinary Public Health Unit of the Department of... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Council offers bbq advice ahead of Bank Holiday weekendMonday, Chesterfield Borough Council is offering advice on how to make sure BBQ
Council offers bbq advice ahead of Bank Holiday weekend
Derbyshire Times / Posted 5 days ago
Monday, Chesterfield Borough Council is offering advice on how to make sure BBQ meat is thoroughly cooked. Advice from the Food Standards Agency is to: - Cook burgers so they are steaming hot all the way through, no matter how good quality or... Read more
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metro
Should slaughterhouses be made to have CCTV?to be monitored the least.Fathers 4 Justice turn Father Ted to hijack Irish bea
Should slaughterhouses be made to have CCTV?
metro / Posted 6 days ago
to be monitored the least.Fathers 4 Justice turn Father Ted to hijack Irish beauty contest in odd stunt According to the Food Standards Agency, ‘current legislation does not require business operators to install CCTV and therefore the FSA cannot... Read more
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express
Cruel slaughterhouse worker who kicked and hit pigs is JAILEDwith a cameras last summer.Related articles A follow up investigation carried
Cruel slaughterhouse worker who kicked and hit pigs is JAILED
express / Posted 6 days ago
with a cameras last summer.Related articles A follow up investigation carried out by Staffordshire County Council, the Food Standards Agency and Defra led to Bagshaw pleading guilty to the nine animal welfare offences as well as seven food... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Baby taken into care as dad advocates use of 'harmful alternative medication'Helen Black. Staff said MMS was a sodium chlorite solution equivalent to indus
Baby taken into care as dad advocates use of 'harmful alternative medication'
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Helen Black. Staff said MMS was a sodium chlorite solution equivalent to industrial-strength bleach - and they said the Food Standards Agency had warned that it should not be taken. Master Mineral Solution is a sodium chlorite solution... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This disgusting sight was filmed outside popular curry housesays it provides a “superb atmosphere” for diners and offers curries of “world-
This disgusting sight was filmed outside popular curry house
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
says it provides a “superb atmosphere” for diners and offers curries of “world-renown”. It was rated “good” in its last Food Standards Agency inspection in July 2015, when it received a mark of four out of five. Read More Birmingham MailBosses... Read more
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birminghammail
RATS spotted outside popular city curry housesays it provides a “superb atmosphere” for diners and offers curries of “world-
RATS spotted outside popular city curry house
birminghammail / Posted 7 days ago
says it provides a “superb atmosphere” for diners and offers curries of “world-renown”. It was rated “good” in its last Food Standards Agency inspection in July 2015, when it received a mark of four out of five. But a review on the trip advisor... Read more
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birminghammail
City centre pub with mice infestation hit by £100k fineand as such our officers work closely with premises to ensure they achieve the
City centre pub with mice infestation hit by £100k fine
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
and as such our officers work closely with premises to ensure they achieve the necessary standards required to operate safely.” The Railway was last inspected on August 4 last year, when it received a top Food Standards Agency rating of 5 out... Read more
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Daily Mail
Are these the funniest food fails ever?wrap covered in ketchup This worrying picture of chicken cooked 'medium rare'
Are these the funniest food fails ever?
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
wrap covered in ketchup This worrying picture of chicken cooked 'medium rare' was uploaded to Reddit by kscheibe. The Food Standards Agency says chicken should never be cooked rare as only cooking poultry all the way through will kill harmful... Read more
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Scotsman
Euan Duncan: Brexit implications for food exportsTherefore there will be no immediate change to the law in this area but the cur
Euan Duncan: Brexit implications for food exports
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
Therefore there will be no immediate change to the law in this area but the current food safety regime provides for the UK Food Standards Agency to share information and knowledge with their EU equivalent. The process was designed in order for EU... Read more
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heraldscotland
"Farmed" insects could play a major role in poultry dietsThe European Food Standards Agency (EFSA) published its opinion on the risk pro
"Farmed" insects could play a major role in poultry diets
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
The European Food Standards Agency (EFSA) published its opinion on the risk profile of insects in food and feed in October last year. The overall conclusion of the EFSA Scientific Document is that "further research for better assessment of microbial... Read more
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Daily Star
StarYUCKS: Disgusting clip shows insects climbing over food in coffee chainextra for the bugs." LIVELEAKSTARBUGS: Ants and fruit flies crawl around the w
StarYUCKS: Disgusting clip shows insects climbing over food in coffee chain
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
extra for the bugs." LIVELEAKSTARBUGS: Ants and fruit flies crawl around the wrap in Starbucks A spokesperson for the UK Food Standards Agency said: "We don't make the rules in America but if an ant infestation caused an imminent risk to public... Read more
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Daily Mail
Does burnt food give you CANCER?and dying. Is it safe? Acrylamide is a toxic chemical formed on carbohydrates
Does burnt food give you CANCER?
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
and dying. Is it safe? Acrylamide is a toxic chemical formed on carbohydrates when they are burned According to the Food Standards Agency, raw potatoes should never be kept in the fridge. 'When potatoes are stored in the fridge, the starch... Read more
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chad
Juice recalled after explosion fearsor date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenienc
Juice recalled after explosion fears
chad / Posted 14 days ago
or date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenience this has caused.” A spokesperson from the Food Standards Agency said: “Blossom Cottage is recalling a batch of its Morello Cherry Cordial 500ml bottles because... Read more
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express
Shoppers waste millions of pounds worth of food due to 'MISLEADING' freezing instructionsare due to be unveiled later this year, and will reveal that supermarkets are i
Shoppers waste millions of pounds worth of food due to 'MISLEADING' freezing instructions
express / Posted 14 days ago
are due to be unveiled later this year, and will reveal that supermarkets are ignoring freezing guidance set out by the Food Standards Agency. The freezing instructions for 50 per cent of frozen products, including meat and bread, are being... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Juice recalled after explosion fearsor date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenienc
Juice recalled after explosion fears
Derbyshire Times / Posted 14 days ago
or date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenience this has caused.” A spokesperson from the Food Standards Agency said: “Blossom Cottage is recalling a batch of its Morello Cherry Cordial 500ml bottles because... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Juice recalled over explosion fearsor date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenienc
Juice recalled over explosion fears
Wakefield Today / Posted 14 days ago
or date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenience this has caused.” A spokesperson from the Food Standards Agency said: “Blossom Cottage is recalling a batch of its Morello Cherry Cordial 500ml bottles because... Read more
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Gazette News
Fast food trailer not to blame for pub closure, sorry to see the Co-op go and wake up to the real world, Tories: Your Gazette Lettersregistered with Colchester Council, have my relevant hygiene certificates and h
Fast food trailer not to blame for pub closure, sorry to see the Co-op go and wake up to the real world, Tories: Your Gazette Letters
Gazette News / Posted 14 days ago
registered with Colchester Council, have my relevant hygiene certificates and hold a five star rating from Colchester’s food standards agency. I moved around the corner onto Haven Road about two months ago at the suggestion of some of my... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Juice recalled over explosion fearsor date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenienc
Juice recalled over explosion fears
Chichester Observer / Posted 14 days ago
or date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenience this has caused.” A spokesperson from the Food Standards Agency said: “Blossom Cottage is recalling a batch of its Morello Cherry Cordial 500ml bottles because... Read more
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Sussex Express
Juice recalled over explosion fearsor date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenienc
Juice recalled over explosion fears
Sussex Express / Posted 14 days ago
or date codes are affected by this issue, and we apologise for the inconvenience this has caused.” A spokesperson from the Food Standards Agency said: “Blossom Cottage is recalling a batch of its Morello Cherry Cordial 500ml bottles because... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Posh squash customers told to throw juice away due to fears it may explodecustomers who have bought this product not to consume it and instead dispose of
Posh squash customers told to throw juice away due to fears it may explode
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
customers who have bought this product not to consume it and instead dispose of it immediately." A spokesperson from the Food Standards Agency said: "Do not attempt to open the bottle or drink the contents. "The product potentially presents a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wendyl Nissen: Turning to custardartificial colours. Tartarazine (102) us a yellow colour which was included in
Wendyl Nissen: Turning to custard
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
artificial colours. Tartarazine (102) us a yellow colour which was included in a voluntary phase-out called for by the UK's Food Standards Agency and an EU-wide health warning must now be put on any food or drink that still contains this colour as... Read more
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Express and Star
Wolverhampton's food hygiene scores are revealed « Express & StarNone of the 1,140 restaurants, takeaways, shops, and other food retailers in th
Wolverhampton's food hygiene scores are revealed « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 17 days ago
None of the 1,140 restaurants, takeaways, shops, and other food retailers in the city which have been assessed by the Food Standards Agency were given a 'zero' rating which would indicate urgent improvements were necessary. And more than 99 percent... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
How does your hospital rate for food hygiene and cleanliness?When it comes to food hygiene, we would expect our hospitals and surgeries to b
How does your hospital rate for food hygiene and cleanliness?
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 19 days ago
When it comes to food hygiene, we would expect our hospitals and surgeries to be at the top of the cleanliness list. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) collects data from restaurants, cafes and other food shops after an inspection has been carried out... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Latest breaking news, traffic and travel from across Surreyfancy a takeaway? Then you’ll want to know the food you’re buying is being prep
Latest breaking news, traffic and travel from across Surrey
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
fancy a takeaway? Then you’ll want to know the food you’re buying is being prepared at or sold from hygienic premises. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) collects data from restaurants and other locations that have been given a ‘0’ hygiene rating... Read more
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Express and Star
Revealed: The Walsall food shops and takeaways with ZERO hygiene ratings « Express & Star1,608 outlets, nine were given a ‘zero’ rating, 152 were rated at ‘one’ and a f
Revealed: The Walsall food shops and takeaways with ZERO hygiene ratings « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 20 days ago
1,608 outlets, nine were given a ‘zero’ rating, 152 were rated at ‘one’ and a further 101 at ‘two’. According to the Food Standards Agency website, ‘zero’ ratings have been given to: J T F Wholesale Ltd on Bescot Retail Park, which was... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Sheep meat sold as goat in West Sussex leads to prosecutiontested traced back to a Spanish cutting plant, so as a result we are sharing in
Sheep meat sold as goat in West Sussex leads to prosecution
Chichester Observer / Posted 21 days ago
tested traced back to a Spanish cutting plant, so as a result we are sharing information from our investigation with the Food Standards Agency and Spanish authorities. “So far our investigations into this fraud have led to two West Sussex... Read more
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Farming Life
DEFRA rejects report on lead ammunitionthe use of lead ammunition, let alone the total ban that John Swift proposed in
DEFRA rejects report on lead ammunition
Farming Life / Posted 21 days ago
the use of lead ammunition, let alone the total ban that John Swift proposed in his report. The letter confirms that the Food Standards Agency will not be changing its advice on the consumption of game shot with lead ammunition and notes that... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Controversial farmer caught growing cannabis - a year after hosting £20,000 plant operationdairy business, which saw him keep up to 50 cows on his land at one point, was
Controversial farmer caught growing cannabis - a year after hosting £20,000 plant operation
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
dairy business, which saw him keep up to 50 cows on his land at one point, was shut down several years ago after a joint Food Standards Agency and Pendle Council investigation. Dirt and mould deposits were found on stainless steel milk storage... Read more
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Daily Mirror
In which Premier League club were MOUSE droppings found in kitchen?report said their were mouse droppings found where people prepare food All thi
In which Premier League club were MOUSE droppings found in kitchen?
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
report said their were mouse droppings found where people prepare food All this gave the North London club a pal Food Standards Agency score of 3/5. This means their food preparation is generally satisfactory. Tottenham say the council... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Two supermarkets recall popular chocolate treats over fears they contain METALname - at their thousands of stores nationwide. The two supermarket giants hav
Two supermarkets recall popular chocolate treats over fears they contain METAL
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
name - at their thousands of stores nationwide. The two supermarket giants have confirmed the recall in a statement on the Food Standards Agency website. The popular dessert items were supplied to the companies by the manufacturer Bakkavor. The... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sainsbury’s and Tesco recall pasta 'because it contains pieces of rubber'has recalled various pasta products Newcastle ChronicleTesco ravioli 'may cont
Sainsbury’s and Tesco recall pasta 'because it contains pieces of rubber'
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
has recalled various pasta products Newcastle ChronicleTesco ravioli 'may contain pieces of rubber' A statement from the Food Standards Agency reads: "If you have bought any of the above products, do not eat it. "Instead, contact the store from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why you SHOULD store red wine and nuts in the fridge but not tomatoesis to adjust your shopping accordingly and only buy as many as you need for the
Why you SHOULD store red wine and nuts in the fridge but not tomatoes
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
is to adjust your shopping accordingly and only buy as many as you need for the next three or four days. According to the Food Standards Agency, raw potatoes should never be kept in the fridge. ‘When potatoes are stored in the fridge, the starch... Read more
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International Business Times
'Avocado time machine' delays your fruit going brown value". Technologies like the Natavo Zero could also help cut down on food wast
'Avocado time machine' delays your fruit going brown
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
value". Technologies like the Natavo Zero could also help cut down on food waste, a major issue affecting the world. The Food Standards Agency estimates that seven tonnes of food is thrown away in the UK every year - not only a waste of food but... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Health Newsbrands after health scare Five of the UK’s leading supermarket are recalling a
Health News
Chichester Observer / Posted 27 days ago
brands after health scare Five of the UK’s leading supermarket are recalling a number of own-brand yogurts after the Food Standards Agency found they may contain pieces of rubber.Health Dispute over back pay in patient transport service... Read more
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Farming Life
UFU update on FQAS Board meetinghas used this to lobby for reduced risk of cross compliance inspections from DA
UFU update on FQAS Board meeting
Farming Life / Posted 27 days ago
has used this to lobby for reduced risk of cross compliance inspections from DAERA. The LMC is currently in talks with the Food Standards Agency about developing a memorandum of understanding which should see further recognition for the standards... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Yeo Valley recalls supermarket yoghurt products after rubber discoveryof products from those affected retailers. “Food safety and quality are paramo
Yeo Valley recalls supermarket yoghurt products after rubber discovery
Weston Mercury / Posted 28 days ago
of products from those affected retailers. “Food safety and quality are paramount to Yeo Valley. We are working with the Food Standards Agency and the supplier in question to ensure it does not happen again. “We would like to apologise... Read more
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chad
PRODUCT RECALL: Yoghurts may contain pieces of rubberFive of the UK’s leading supermarket are recalling a number of own-brand yoghur
PRODUCT RECALL: Yoghurts may contain pieces of rubber
chad / Posted 28 days ago
Five of the UK’s leading supermarket are recalling a number of own-brand yoghurts after the Food Standards Agency found they may contain pieces of rubber. ASDA, The Co-operative, Sainsbury, Tesco and Waitrose have all recalled yoghurts as they pose... Read more
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