Horsemeat scandal hits Sheffield supermarkets

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WORRIED shoppers in Sheffield are shunning major supermarkets and ready meals - and supporting family butchers - as the horsemeat scandal continues.

Staff at food stores said customers are turning away from frozen foodstuffs in their droves as the first tests ordered by the Food Standards Agency yesterday found horse DNA in various different meals.

Shoppers’ habits have already changed so much that workers at one city store are considering throwing away some foods they cannot sell.

 

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