Dalepak in North Yorkshire

Dalepak's premises in Northallerton Credit: Calendar news

This is the meat processing plant in North Yorkshire which is at the centre of a food safety probe after beefburgers supplied to leading supermarkets were found to contain horsemeat.

Products from the Dalepak Hambleton plant in Northallerton and two other facilities in Ireland were investigated by a food safety watchdog. The burgers were on sale at Tesco, Lidl, Aldi, Iceland and Dunnes Stores, but it is not known which plant supplied the contaminated meat.

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Horse meat burger concerns

The Food Safety Authority has found traces of horse DNA in beef burgers in the UK - one plant under investigation is Dalepak in Hambleton, North Yorkshire.