Baby food removed from shelves after discovery of plastic in stew

Asda have recalled a range of baby food from supermarket shelves following the discovery of a piece of plastic in a kids' ready meal.

Monday, 2nd October 2017, 4:42 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th October 2017, 3:36 pm
Customers should return the product for a refund.
Customers should return the product for a refund.

The removal from shelves of the beef and sweet potato stew, from its Little Angels range, comes just a few days after Waitrose urgently recalled four of its luxury chocolate bars over fears they may have also contained plastic.

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The supermarket giant has asked customers to return any meals which have a best-before date of September 10, 2018.

Shoppers can obtain a full refund for the £1.35 item cost. A receipt is not required.

A spokesperson for Asda said: "We are very sorry for any inconvenience caused. If you would like any further information please contact 0800 952 0101.