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Farmers pile pressure on UK government over chlorinated chicken

19 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Calls for food standards to be enshrined in law to avoid post-Brexit ‘betrayal' of consumers Farmers have hit back at suggestions the government will allow imports of...
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A group of minority McDonald's franchisees has retained a law firm to investigate allegations of discriminatory practices at the fast-food giant

A group of minority McDonald's franchisees has retained a law firm to investigate allegations of discriminatory practices at the fast-food giant

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

A group of current and former McDonald's franchisees has retained a law firm to investigate allegations of discriminatory practices at the fast-food giant. At least 10 current...
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Law firm director found dead hours before she was due in court for drink-drive crash

Law firm director found dead hours before she was due in court for drink-drive crash

4 days ago   |   The Mirror   |   2 articles

Kay McFarlane, 34, crashed into railings outside Crosshouse Hospital near Kilmarnock while she was five times over the limit, and faced up to a year in prison when she died
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The U.K. Government's New Immigration Laws Will Be ‘Disastrous' for Restaurants

The U.K. Government's New Immigration Laws Will Be ‘Disastrous' for Restaurants

6 days ago   |   Eater London

The Laughing Heart Priti Patel's new points system would class restaurant and bar staff as “unskilled” or “low-skilled,” making them ineligible for U.K. visas Home Secretary...
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Champneys Spa 'Claimed Its Apple Crumble Could Reduce Cancer Risks'

Champneys Spa 'Claimed Its Apple Crumble Could Reduce Cancer Risks'

6 days ago   |   Huffington Post

Spa chain Champneys is reportedly being taken to court over claims it suggested an apple crumble could reduce the chance of spa-goers getting “cancer, cardiovascular disease...
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Opinion: FDA calls states' bluffs on drug importation

7 days ago   |   STAT

For decades, critics of the U.S. drug pricing system have advocated importing drugs from Canada as a convenient shortcut to lower prices. The Food and Drug Administration's...
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Michelle Bridges' drink driving: Fitness guru tried to save herself with QC quoting Shakespeare

Michelle Bridges' drink driving: Fitness guru tried to save herself with QC quoting Shakespeare

7 days ago   |   Daily Mail

It was the day Michelle Bridges, celebrity fitness guru and former TV host, was forced to accept that she wasn't 'special' in the eyes of the law - but just another drink driver.
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Seven weird footballer crimes: Drugs, fake kidnappings, real ones

12 days ago   |   Football365

It's not all that uncommon to see a footballer in bother with the law, but some players got themselves in trouble in some very unlikely circumstances. There's not much intrigue...
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‘It's mint to be' - Equi's to hand out free ice cream across Glasgow next week to celebrate National Mint Choc Chip Day

‘It's mint to be' - Equi's to hand out free ice cream across Glasgow next week to celebrate National Mint Choc Chip Day

12 days ago   |   Scotsman

Taking place on Wednesday, February 19th, the special day showcase all things Mint Choc Chip and the first 125 people to head to One O One Convenience across Glasgow will get...
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Police keeping drink-driver's DNA breached his rights, judges rule

12 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Strasbourg decision in Fergus Gaughran's case is problem for police data storage UK police who indefinitely retained in their records the DNA profile of a man convicted of...
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M&S have officially won Easter with their chocolate sloth

M&S have officially won Easter with their chocolate sloth

This is not a drill. We repeat: this is NOT a drill Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's M&S's new Easter range and my oh my, their food development team have really upped... Read more ...

Coronavirus spreads to southern Italy as returning Brits told ‘self-isolate'

Coronavirus spreads to southern Italy as returning Brits told ‘self-isolate'

Locals in Sicily have been seen stockpiling food as the first case of coronavirus on the southern island was confirmed A woman on holiday in Palermo has become the first... Read more ...

Trump's former doctor said he mixed cauliflower into the president's mashed...

Trump's former doctor said he mixed cauliflower into the president's mashed potatoes in a sneaky attempt to get him to eat vegetables

President Donald Trump's aversion to vegetables and love of junk food is well known, and former White House physician has described his attempt to introduce more healthy eating... Read more ...

KFC is launching an 80 PIECE popcorn chicken bucket for £5.99

KFC is launching an 80 PIECE popcorn chicken bucket for £5.99

KFC fans have shared their excitement after the fast food chain announced it's launching an 80-piece bucket for just £5.99. It's available in stores from today until March 23... Read more ...

'They don't serve cheeseburgers': Trump's beef-heavy diet largely consists...

'They don't serve cheeseburgers': Trump's beef-heavy diet largely consists of fast food and steak but he'll be living on vegetarian meals during his trip to India

Donald Trump, who is a fan of beef and fast food, is visiting India where cows are sacred among Hindus, the country's majority population. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi... Read more ...

McDonald's will sell breakfast pancakes all day tomorrow for Shrove Tuesday

McDonald's will sell breakfast pancakes all day tomorrow for Shrove Tuesday

Pancakes all day It's Pancake Day tomorrow, which means having them for every meal, obviously. But it you don't fancy getting your pancake pan out over and over again... Read more ...

Butcher selling 'carrots' made with pork because he is so fed up with vegans...

Butcher selling 'carrots' made with pork because he is so fed up with vegans naming food after meat

Tom Samways, 36, from Cardigan, Wales, used pork mince to make the 'carrots' in a dig at vegan alternatives. He added that it started out as a 'gimmick' but people love the idea. Read more ...

Cadbury is testing a new plant-based version of its massively popular Dairy...

Cadbury is testing a new plant-based version of its massively popular Dairy Milk chocolate bar as veganism sweeps the globe

Cadbury is testing a new plant-based version of its Dairy Milk chocolate bar. According to its US parent company, Mondelēz, the product does not yet have a confirmed launch... Read more ...

29 things you can do for a lower carbon footprint that will hardly change...

29 things you can do for a lower carbon footprint that will hardly change your day

Carbon dioxide traps heat from the sun on earth, and as a result, polar ice is melting and sea levels are rising, and we're calling it climate change . In order to mitigate... Read more ...

JLS' Oritsé Williams' ex says she turned 'to food banks after she was left...

JLS' Oritsé Williams' ex says she turned 'to food banks after she was left with nothing' following split

Oritsé Williams' ex Aimee Jade Azari, known as AJ, has revealed their relationship left her relying on food banks to survive as she had "nothing" following their split. Read more ...