The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:

Whitworths Ltd is recalling its Milk Chocolate Raisins because it contains peanut which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts. This product is only sold in Poundland stores.

Product details
Product: Whitworths Milk Chocolate Raisins

Pack size: 150g
Best before: July 2018
Batch codes:  L519517

Allergen: peanut

This product contains peanut making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product from Poundland stores and have an allergy to peanuts do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

Action taken by the company
Whitworths Ltd is recalling the above product from customers and has been advised to contact the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers, which is available via the link below. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought it.


Whitworths – Milk Chocolate Raisins – recalled