Paterson: Remaining horsemeat test results by Friday

The Environment Secretary Owen Paterson has spoken after the meeting with supermarket bosses and representatives from the food industry on the horsemeat crisis:

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Owen Paterson on #horsemeat: the industry is committed to working as hard as they can to get out the remainder of test results by Friday

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Owen Paterson on #horsemeat: within the food industry there is an absolute determination to restore consumer confidence in their products

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Asda boss' horsemeat shock

The boss of Asda today described his "shock" as revelations of the horsemeat contamination scandal broke, vowing to leave "no stone unturned" to address problems in the supply chain.