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Morrisons recalls own-brand turkey breast

Morrisons is recalling packs of its own-brand turkey breast with a 'use by' date of 27 April 2012. These packs should have been labelled with a 'use by' date of 27 March 2012. If you have bought the product do not eat it. The Agency has issued a Product Recall Information Notice.

Product details

The product being recalled is:

  • Morrisons Cooked Turkey Breast, 160g
  • Use by: 27 April 2012

Morrisons has recalled the affected product from consumers. Customer notices have been displayed in stores, explaining why the product has been recalled.

If you have bought the affected product, you can return it to the store for a full refund.

No other Morrisons products are known to be affected.

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