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Lancashire County Councillor Susie Charles, cabinet member for children and schools, has said they had sought extras assurance that its external suppliers were not providing any products containing horse DNA.
Testing had returned one positive result, she said.
Traces of horsemeat have been found in food supplied to schools in Lancashire.
Cottage pies delivered to 47 schools has tested positive for horse DNA.
The product has now been withdrawn from kitchens and headteachers have been alerted.
Analysts at one of only six laboratories in the country doing the FSA's tests discovered the contaminated product late yesterday.
Granada Reports correspondent Matt O'Donoghue exclusively broke the story.
Cottage pie that was delivered to 47 schools in Lancashire has tested positive for horse DNA.
The product has now been withdrawn from kitchens.
Officials at Lancashire County Council say the amount of horse consumed by the children will have been 'minute.'
Analysts at one of six laboratories in the country doing the FSA's tests discovered the contaminated product late yesterday.
Scientists uncovered equine DNA at 0.1% concentration in samples.
Headteachers have been alerted.
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An exclusive investigation by Granada Reports has revealed horse DNA was found in cottage pies delivered to 47 schools in Lancashire.