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Woman dies after Xmas lunch

A person has died after suffering food poisoning following a Christmas Day pub lunch in Hornchurch in Essex. 30 other diners have been taken ill.

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Pub owners 'fully cooperating' with HPA poisoning inquiry

Ember Inns, which owns the Railway Hotel in Hornchurch in Essex, has said its food was prepared to the highest hygiene standards.

A spokesman told the London Evening Standard:

The local authority is investigating an alleged food poisoning outbreak at the Railway.

We are fully co-operating.

Until the investigation is complete we can’t speculate about a possible cause or source.

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