Horse meat from a Somerset abattoir has been found to contain traces of a potentially harmful painkiller. The government's Food Standards Agency said six horses recently slaughtered by LJ Potter Partners in Taunton contained bute
The carcasses were sent to France where they may have entered the food chain. The abattoir in Staplegrove in the town insists it's done nothing wrong. Bob Cruwys spent the day there
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The supermarket has apologised over claims the livestock were up to six months old despite rules banning such housing beyond eight weeks.
Rain making inroads tonight but drying up in the early hours leaving mist and fog. A cloudy start tomorrow but it will be a reasonable day
Today sums up the weather for the next few days. Rain tonight, a few showers tomorrow, bright spells but temperatures down a touch.