Posted: Tue 20th Sep 2016

There may be small pieces of wood in your packet of SPAR midget gems

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Sep 20th, 2016

Convenience store SPAR UK is recalling its own brand Midget Gems, because of fears packets may contain small pieces of wood.

SPAR which has two shops in Connah’s Quay as well shops in Queensferry, Garden City and Deeside Industrial Park say a contaminated batch of the 180gram bags of midget gems are being taken off the shelves as a precaution. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The contaminated batch are dated best before 31 March 2017 – Batch code: B6 209-1. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A Food Standards Agency spokesman said: ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“If you have bought the product, do not eat it. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Instead take it back to the retailer where you will be given a full refund. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Product recall notices are being displayed in stores, explaining to customers the reason for recall and the actions to take if they have bought the affected product.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

SPAR locations in Deeside: ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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