Sainbury's watercress recalled

Sainsbury's is recalling all of its bagged watercress and salads containing watercress as after they were linked to an outbreak of E.coli 0157 which has made 15 people ill, the Food Standards Authority says.

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Sainsbury's recalls watercress over E.coli fears

Sainsbury's is recalling all of its bagged watercress and salads containing watercress Credit: PA Wire

Sainsbury's is recalling all of its bagged watercress and salads containing watercress as a precautionary measure due to a potential association with an outbreak of E.coli 0157 which has made 15 people ill, according to the Food Standards Authority.

Sainsbury's has informed the FSA that it is carrying out testing on all of its affected lines, but no trace of E.coli O157 has yet been found.

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