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Aberystwyth meat firm raided in food safety probe

A slaughterhouse and a meat firm have been raided by police and food safety officials probing alleged mislabelling of horsemeat as beef.

Peter Boddy Licensed Slaughterhouse, in West Yorkshire, and Farmbox Meats Ltd, Aberystwyth, have had work suspended.

Environment Secretary Owen Paterson said it was unacceptable if UK firms were defrauding the public.

Nick Palit explains more to presenter Jamie Owen on BBC Wales Today.

Slaughterhouse and meat firm raided

  • 12 Feb 2013
  • From the section Wales