The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:
John West has taken the precautionary step of recalling Sardines in Tomato Sauce due to suspected bacterial contamination that has resulted in a small number of swollen cans. This may make the product unsafe to eat.
John West Sardines in Tomato Sauce
Pack size: 120 g
Batch code: KX319H
Best-before date: June 2022
Batch code: KX326H
The presence of suspected bacterial contamination in the product may make the product unsafe to eat.
Action taken by the company
John West is recalling the above product. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling this product. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.