Strategic approach needed to avoid 'another horsemeat fiasco'

No one wants another horsemeat fiasco, so it is very worrying that local authority food checks are in decline.

We want to see a more strategic approach to food law enforcement that makes the best use of limited resources and responds effectively to the huge challenges facing the food supply chain.

– Richard Lloyd, Which? Executive Director

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Food hygiene safety checks 'in decline' across London

A study by consumer group Which? shows 6 of ten local authorities with the poorest records in getting business to abide by hygiene rules are in London.