Emergency talks held as horsemeat scandal continues

Environment Secretary Owen Paterson is in Brussels this evening, for emergency talks over the horsemeat food-labelling scandal.

Meanwhile, in the UK, one of the meat plants which was implicated in the crisis denied it had done anything wrong, despite allegations by the Food Standards Agency it had.

Consumer Editor, Chris Choi reports:


Horsemeat scandal health fears

Ministers are facing calls from MPs for more testing of processed meat amid fears that beef products contaminated with horse meat could contain substances harmful to humans.