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Jamie Oliver warns against lowering food standards post-Brexit

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Jamie Oliver warns against lowering food standards post-BrexitSpeaking to our political correspondent Alex Forsyth, Jamie Oliver has accused the government of using “back door” secondary legislation to avoid scrutiny of post-Brexit food standards.There’s concern that new legislation going through Parliament could result in a lowering of food standards in any future trade deals.The government says…

Speaking to our political correspondent Alex Forsyth, Jamie Oliver has accused the government of using “back door” secondary legislation to avoid scrutiny of post-Brexit food standards.

There’s concern that new legislation going through Parliament could result in a lowering of food standards in any future trade deals.

The government says it won’t sign any trade deal that compromises UK standards.

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