Sainsbury’s issues urgent food recall on pasta product amid allergy fears – 'do not eat'

A food recall is issued when a product is unsafe to eat. This could be due to allergy or health and safety fears.

The FSA advised: “If you have bought the above product and have an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents do not eat it.

“Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.”

Sainsbury’s added: “As a precautionary measure, we are asking customers who have purchased the product with the Use By date above, who have an allergy or intolerance to Milk, not to eat it and to return it to their nearest Sainsbury’s store, where they will receive a full refund.

“For any concerns or queries or if you are unable to return the product to store, then please visit our website Sainsbury’ or contact our Careline on 0800 636262.

ayto Group Ltd issued a food recall on a selection of its pork scratchings products because there were fears they may contain salmonella.

The products affected included four Mr Porky items, which are Mr Porky Original Scratchings, Mr Porky Crispy Strips, Mr Porky Crackles, and Mr Porky Prime Cut Scratchings.

Since the recall, a dozen people have been hospitalised after eating the products and suffering from salmonella poisoning, according to Public Health England (PHE).

More than a 100 people have fallen ill.

The items were sold at Britain’s major supermarkets, including Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, and Iceland.