UK Sheep cheese recalled after listeria found in five batches

The Golden Cross Cheese Company Ltd is recalling five batches of Flower Marie Sheep Milk Cheese on a precautionary basis because of the presence of Listeria.
According to the Food Standards Agency, Listeria is a bacterium that can cause food poisoning, particularly among key vulnerable groups, including pregnant women, unborn and newborn babies, those over 60 years old, and anyone with reduced immunity.
The product affected is Flower Marie Sheep Milk Cheese in 200g and 600g packages with batch codes 246, 244, 240, 236, 232

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