Asda Fined £700,000 after Mouse infestation in Bakery

Asda Fined £700,000 after Mouse infestation in Bakery

A "widespread mice infestation" was discovered at an Asda bakery after a live mouse was found on a baking tray and droppings next to a cookie.
A court heard food was clearly put at direct risk at the store and the employees were aware of the problem for some time, the Liverpool Echo reports.

Nursery fined £10,000 after child suffered allergic reaction to meal containing nuts

Nursery fined £10,000 after child suffered allergic reaction to meal containing nuts

A nursery in Godalming, Surrey, has been prosecuted after a child with allergies had to be taken to hospital after being fed a meal containing nuts.

Morrisons Fined £55,000 for Selling Mouldy Pork Pies in Hampshire

Morrisons Fined £55,000 for Selling Mouldy Pork Pies in Hampshire

A MAJOR supermarket has been fined thousands after serving “mouldy pork pies” to customers.

Wm Morrison Supermarket Plc (WMSP) was fined for offering food which was unfit for consumption, poor temperature control of high-risk food and staff wearing dirty protective clothing during a hearing at Basingstoke Magistrates Court on May 25.
 

Hebridean Sea Salt 'contains 80% imported table salt'

Hebridean Sea Salt 'contains 80% imported table salt'

Food Standards Scotland has claimed the artisan firm had 'deceived' customers.

A salt by artisan producer Hebridean Sea Salt contains 80% table salt imported from elsewhere, according to a food watchdog.

Las Iguanas Fined £50k for Food Safety breaches

Las Iguanas has been fined £50,000 for breaching food safety standards at its Liverpool restaurant.
A case was brought against the chain’s city centre branch after a surprise inspection by Liverpool City Council’s environmental team in February last year.

Woman dies in Cornwall from eating pub roast lamb

A 71-year-old woman died after getting food poisoning from an incorrectly-prepared pub lunch, a court has heard.

Christine Morgan ordered a "pensioner's lunch" containing roast lamb at the Clock and Key pub in Trispen, Cornwall, on 11 August 2015. She became violently ill and died the next day.

The kitchen manager and the company that owns the the pub pleaded guilty to breaching food safety regulations and were fined at Truro Crown Court.

Diane Burrow, 56, from Crosstown near Bude, managed the kitchen at the pub and was fined £750.

Asda fined £300,000 after dead mice and flies found at delivery depot

Asda has been fined £300,000 after dead mice and flies were discovered in the aisles of a home delivery depot that distributes food to online shoppers across London and Essex.

The supermarket chain pleaded guilty to three breaches of the Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2013 after inspectors found the dead vermin alongside mouse droppings and pupae shells at its distribution centre in Enfield, north London.

Spilt foodstuffs, rotting coriander and gnawed cereal and sugar packets were also discovered. Asda, a subsidiary of the US retail giant Walmart, was also ordered to pay costs of £4,843.61 to Enfield council.