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International Business Times
Family tested for HIV and other diseases after finding a syringe in their ice cream human waste detected in some cans urged a Northern Irish Coca Cola plant forcin
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
human waste detected in some cans urged a Northern Irish Coca Cola plant forcing it to shut down its operation immediately. The Food Standards Agency, FSA, had concluded that there was no evidence that "any affected product has reached the ma... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool's top 15 Tried and Tasted takeawaysand ratings, have over 250 reviews, have an average over 5 stars and are recogn
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
and ratings, have over 250 reviews, have an average over 5 stars and are recognised as passing the hygiene rating by Food Standards Agency. View the top 15 Tried and Tasted takeaways in Liverpool below or find the best restaurants near you... Read more
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Scotsman
Rural workforce in need of ‘complete skills overhaul’report also warned that the crisis could not have come at a worse time for the
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
report also warned that the crisis could not have come at a worse time for the food and farming sectors. “The Food Standards Agency is a shadow of its former self. Defra has had years of cuts and suffers a serious staff shortage, just... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Alma De Cuba slapped with one star food hygiene rating over 'mice activity'layout, lighting and ventilation of the building. How the business manages wha
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
layout, lighting and ventilation of the building. How the business manages what it does to make sure food is safe. The Food Standards Agency says that to achieve a ‘0’ rating there “are very likely to be performing poorly in all three elements... Read more
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metro
Use-by dates 'should be scrapped' and replaced with 'best before' labelsalso called on supermarkets to end confusing labels like ‘display until’ (Pictu
metro / Posted 5 days ago
also called on supermarkets to end confusing labels like ‘display until’ (Picture: Getty) The report – written by the Food Standards Agency, Defra Labelling and sustainability charity Wrap – also states ‘consume by’ dates may be ‘overly... Read more
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express
Primark RECALL: Highstreet shop warns shoppers to return THIS item over chemical concernsorganisations, which will tell their members about the recall, and has issued a
express / Posted 5 days ago
organisations, which will tell their members about the recall, and has issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) said other products from Pepsico, which also owns Tropicana brands, Lipton teas and Quaker oats,... Read more
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express
Doritos WARNING: Bags of Chilli Heatwave recalled over THIS riskorganisations, which will tell their members about the recall, and has issued a
express / Posted 5 days ago
organisations, which will tell their members about the recall, and has issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) said other products from Pepsico, which also owns Tropicana brands, Lipton teas and Quaker oats,... Read more
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express
New sell-by dates could save millions says Governmentplan will try to reduce millions of pounds worth of food being thrown away ever
express / Posted 6 days ago
plan will try to reduce millions of pounds worth of food being thrown away every year The guidance, drawn up by the Food Standards Agency (FSA), the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and the charity Wrap, hopes to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Supermarkets told to stop telling customers to throw good food in the binthey still want to eat it past its best or it can be given to charity, it says.
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
they still want to eat it past its best or it can be given to charity, it says. The draft guidance, written by the the Food Standards Agency, Defra Labelling and charity Wrap, is aimed at reducing the 7.3 million tonnes of food thrown away in... Read more
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The News and Star
Black pudding and haggis products recalled over food poisoning fearsPudding (200g) No other Macsween of Edinburgh Ltd, Lidl and Marks & Spencer pr
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
Pudding (200g) No other Macsween of Edinburgh Ltd, Lidl and Marks & Spencer products are known to be affected, says the Food Standards Agency. Botulism is a rare but life-threatening condition. Initial symptoms may include feeling sick,... Read more
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Gazette News
M&S and Lidl recall haggis and black pudding over potentially deadly food poisoningcanapes, delicious every day haggis and traditional haggis, as well as vegetari
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
canapes, delicious every day haggis and traditional haggis, as well as vegetarian, gluten free and three-bird haggis. The Food Standards Agency has also warned not to consume the products and return them to the store you bought them from as soon... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Do you remember how milk used to taste? - Coston Hall farm embraces the raw milk revolutionjob to ensure every cow is in tip-top condition. “We have to pass certain hygi
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
job to ensure every cow is in tip-top condition. “We have to pass certain hygiene standards and had to be approved by the Food Standards Agency,” she said. “The herd is continually tested and we welcome that.” The fact the 300 dairy cows are fed... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Do you remember how milk used to taste? - Coston Hall farm embraces the raw milk revolutionjob to ensure every cow is in tip-top condition. “We have to pass certain hygi
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 7 days ago
job to ensure every cow is in tip-top condition. “We have to pass certain hygiene standards and had to be approved by the Food Standards Agency,” she said. “The herd is continually tested and we welcome that.” The fact the 300 dairy cows are fed... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
How hygienic are the food outlets at M25 Clacket Lane Servicesto hear that the hygiene ratings are impeccable at the service station. All of
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
to hear that the hygiene ratings are impeccable at the service station. All of the eateries which were rated by the Food Standards Agency were given the highest possible rating. All the ratings included below have been taken from the Food... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Doritos packets withdrawn over 'possible health risk'intolerance to milk or milk constituents. The company has 'sincerely apologise
Nottingham Post / Posted 8 days ago
intolerance to milk or milk constituents. The company has 'sincerely apologised' for the incident. A statement from the Food Standards Agency said: "PepsiCo is recalling two pack sizes of Doritos Chilli Heatwave because they contain milk which... Read more
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express
Tesco WARNING: Supermarket recalls two chicken salad meals after THIS shock discoverycan cause diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting “Tesco apologises to out customers fo
express / Posted 9 days ago
can cause diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting “Tesco apologises to out customers for any inconvenience caused.” The Food Standards Agency has issued the following advice to consumers: “If you have bought any of the above products do not eat... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tesco has recalled these two chicken salad meals after food poisoning bug foundunpasteurised milk and untreated water. (Image: PA)Read More No other Tesco pr
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
unpasteurised milk and untreated water. (Image: PA)Read More No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: "We... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bugfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Thame Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Luton Today
Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bugfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Luton Today / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bugfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Banbury Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bugfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Horncastle Today / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bugfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Aylesbury Today / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Tesco urgently withdraws salad over food poisoning fearsfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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metro
Urgent recall on Tesco chicken salad with food poisoning riskfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
metro / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. Customers who have bought the products should not to eat the salads and return them for a full... Read more
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chad
Tesco urgently withdraws salad over food poisoning fearsfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
chad / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Daily Echo
Supermarket withdraws two salads after food bugs founddetected Campylobacter in a small number of products. “Tesco is recalling the
Daily Echo / Posted 9 days ago
detected Campylobacter in a small number of products. “Tesco is recalling the affected products from customers as a precaution.” The Food Standards Agency said: “The usual symptoms caused by Campylobacter are fever, diarrhoea and abdominal cram... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Tesco is recalling these salads after finding bug that causes food poisoningwith a “use by” date of July 12 or July 13 should not be consumed, and can be r
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
with a “use by” date of July 12 or July 13 should not be consumed, and can be returned to stores for a full refund. The Food Standards Agency, which issued the warning, said notices would be displayed at the point of sale at Tesco stores about... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Tesco recalls chicken salads over food poisoning fearsrecalled all batch codes of both products, and has apologised to customers for
Nottingham Post / Posted 9 days ago
recalled all batch codes of both products, and has apologised to customers for the error. A recall notice issued by the Food Standards Agency states: "Tesco is recalling two chicken salad products because Campylobacter has been found in the... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bugfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Chichester Observer / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Sussex Express
Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bugfrom Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tes
Sussex Express / Posted 9 days ago
from Thailand and have use by dates of 12/07/2017 and 13/07/2017. No other Tesco products are known to be affected, the Food Standards Agency said. It urged consumers not to eat the salads but return them for a full refund. Tesco said: “We... Read more
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Daily Star
Tesco issues urgent recall on chicken products after nasty vomiting bug foundthem to a Tesco store. "If you have bought any of the above products do not ea
Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
them to a Tesco store. "If you have bought any of the above products do not eat them," reads the announcement on the Food Standards Agency website. "No other Tesco products are known to be affected," it adds. TESCOWARNING: The superstore... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Class action begins against Defence over toxic firefighting foam usenear the base and drank or used bore water had likely ingested a range of toxic
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
near the base and drank or used bore water had likely ingested a range of toxic chemicals. Earlier this year, Australia's food standards agency reduced safe exposure limits for toxic firefighting chemicals, bringing them closer to US... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Deli popular with Jeremy Clarkson and Kate Moss caught up in 'killer' ham scarethe so-called Chipping Norton set and has been described as the 'Harvey Nicks o
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
the so-called Chipping Norton set and has been described as the 'Harvey Nicks of the Cotswolds'. Today the Government's Food Standards Agency said Daylesford, based outside Stow-on-the-Wold, Glos, is recalling its rosemary and thyme-flavoured... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Find out how hygienic the M3 Fleet Services food outlets areat how Fleet Services compare. (Image: Aldershot News and Mail) All the rating
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 15 days ago
at how Fleet Services compare. (Image: Aldershot News and Mail) All the ratings included below have been taken from the Food Standards Agency (FSA) website and were accurate at the time of publication (July 7, 2017). Out of the eight... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Pub bounces back from low hygiene ratinghave gone above and beyond – we wanted to prove our standards were not what the
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 days ago
have gone above and beyond – we wanted to prove our standards were not what they said they were." In September 2015, the Food Standards Agency changed its policy to make it compulsory for restaurants to present councils with a food safety... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Businessman 'secretly mixed horsemeat with beef' in national scandalretailers including Tesco, Co-op and Asda. The contamination was first identif
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
retailers including Tesco, Co-op and Asda. The contamination was first identified in Ireland before tests by the Food Standards Agency found horsemeat in products on sale in the UK. Jonathan Polnay, prosecuting, told jurors at Inner... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
We tried dishes from Liverpool's zero and one star rated restaurants - and this is what happenedrun in with Mr Chilli, we can categorically say we would still go there after a
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
run in with Mr Chilli, we can categorically say we would still go there after a night out. Sorry, not sorry. The Food Standards Agency says that to achieve a ‘0’ rating there “are very likely to be performing poorly in all three elements... Read more
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metro
Man finds dead rodent in organic salad from TescoUK ‘Our customer service team have been in touch with Mr Stansfeld to ask him
metro / Posted 18 days ago
UK ‘Our customer service team have been in touch with Mr Stansfeld to ask him to return the product to one of our stores. ‘We will be asking our supplier to carry out an investigation.’ Mr Stansfeld is also contacting the Food Standards... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Architect discovers rodent in “ready to eat” Belsize Park Tesco saladadded: “I’m not particularly concerned about compensation other than as evidenc
The Ham&High Network / Posted 18 days ago
added: “I’m not particularly concerned about compensation other than as evidence that they are taking the matter seriously.” Mr Stansfeld will also be contacting the Food Standards Agency. A spokesman for Tesco has been contacted for a... Read more
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Bolton News
More than 850 food outlets warned over hygiene problemsthan 850 food establishments in Bolton have been warned about hygiene problems
Bolton News / Posted 19 days ago
than 850 food establishments in Bolton have been warned about hygiene problems in the past year. New figures from the Food Standards Agency show that almost a third of venues that serve food across the borough had some form of enforcement... Read more
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express
Food poisoning symptoms: Do YOU know these SEVEN causes?incubation period - the time between eating the food and symptoms - is between
express / Posted 23 days ago
incubation period - the time between eating the food and symptoms - is between 12 and 72 hours. According to the Food Standards Agency, the number of reported cases of this bacteria are low compared to campylobacter and salmonella, but it... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
How hygienic are the food outlets at Cobham Services?are the restaurants and cafés at this popular service station? All the ratings
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 23 days ago
are the restaurants and cafés at this popular service station? All the ratings included below have been taken from the Food Standards Agency (FSA) website and were accurate at the time of publication (June 29 2017). Out of all the various food... Read more
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express
Lidl, Waitrose and Ocado WARNING: Popular dish recalled over fears it contains THISCooking? products are not affected by this recall.” Express.co.uk has contacte
express / Posted 23 days ago
Cooking? products are not affected by this recall.” Express.co.uk has contacted Lidl, Waitrose and Ocado for comment. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) said 13 sandwich fillers were being re-called over fears they could contain Listeria... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lidl, Waitrose and Ocado recall popular dish over fears it may contain plasticreturn it to a Lidl store for a full refund. "Other What's Cooking? products a
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
return it to a Lidl store for a full refund. "Other What's Cooking? products are not affected by this recall." The Food Standards Agency said: "MTA Foods (UK) Ltd is recalling several batches of its frozen meat free mince products because... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool's city centre coffee shop hygiene ratings revealedare done by local authority hygiene teams. A health officer will look at three
Liverpool Echo / Posted 24 days ago
are done by local authority hygiene teams. A health officer will look at three criteria types during an inspection: The Food Standards Agency says that if a premises achieves a ‘0’ rating there “are very likely to be performing poorly in all... Read more
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Bury Times
Supermarket recalls more than a dozen sandwich fillers after food bug foundDeli Fillers were recalled after Listeria monocytogenes was found in some of th
Bury Times / Posted 24 days ago
Deli Fillers were recalled after Listeria monocytogenes was found in some of the products. A statement was released on the Food Standards Agency website. Symptoms causes by Listeria can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache... Read more
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Bolton News
Supermarket recalls more than a dozen sandwich fillers after food bug foundDeli Fillers were recalled after Listeria monocytogenes was found in some of th
Bolton News / Posted 24 days ago
Deli Fillers were recalled after Listeria monocytogenes was found in some of the products. A statement was released on the Food Standards Agency website. Symptoms causes by Listeria can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Sainsbury's recalls sandwich fillings after food poisoning bug foundand Be Good To Yourself Tuna & Sweetcorn Deli Filler. Customers should return
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 24 days ago
and Be Good To Yourself Tuna & Sweetcorn Deli Filler. Customers should return the products for a full refund, says the Food Standards Agency. "Sainsbury’s is recalling a number of their products because listeria monocytogenes has been found in... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Sainsbury's recalls sandwich fillings after food poisoning bug foundand Be Good To Yourself Tuna & Sweetcorn Deli Filler. Customers should return
Whitehaven News / Posted 24 days ago
and Be Good To Yourself Tuna & Sweetcorn Deli Filler. Customers should return the products for a full refund, says the Food Standards Agency. "Sainsbury’s is recalling a number of their products because listeria monocytogenes has been found in... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Supermarket recalls sandwich fillers after food bug is found insideDeli Fillers were recalled after Listeria monocytogenes was found in some of th
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Deli Fillers were recalled after Listeria monocytogenes was found in some of the products. A statement was released on the Food Standards Agency website. Symptoms causes by Listeria can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache... Read more
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