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Villiers backtracks on non-stun labelling plans

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Labels that offer consumers the ability to choose meat from animals that were stunned before slaughter will not be introduced, according to environment secretary Theresa Villiers.

In an interview in Jewish News, Villiers said that while there had been tabled amendments to the Agriculture Bill in parliament recently – which included the introduction of stunning labelling – she would not have supported these and was keen to …

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