East Midlands

Bosses at Axgro Foods insist health and safety is their ‘number one priority’ following the incident

Factory chemical incident puts 11 in hospital

By Noli Dinkovski

Bosses at a Lincolnshire food factory have insisted health and safety is their “number one priority” after a chemical incident hospitalised 11 staff.

Moy Park’s Ashbourne factory was evacuated after a chemical incident

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Moy Park factory evacuated after chemical incident

By Gwen Ridler

Workers were evacuated from the Moy Park factory in Ashbourne in Derbyshire on Monday (October 30) and two were hospitalised, after a chemical incident at the chicken plant.

The middle way forward

The middle way forward

Home to some of the UK’s largest food and drink processors, opportunities abound in the Midlands region. Rod Addy reports

It pays to innovate

It pays to innovate

The East Midlands Food and Drink Innovation Network (iNet) is holding a series of events across the region this month enabling local manufacturers to...


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