A food recall has been issued for a popular chicken product due to the possible presence of Salmonella posing a health risk.

The chicken product is stocked in stores including Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons.

A statement from the Food Standards Agency said: "SFC are recalling SFC Chicken Poppets and Take Home Boneless Bucket because Salmonella has been found in the products."

The manufacturer recalled the product as a precautionary measure as Salmonella could be found in some packs.

Symptoms of Salmonella include sickness, fever, and stomach cramps.

Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores selling these products.

These notices explain to customers what to do if they have purchased the product.

Advice to consumers

If you have bought any of the above products do not eat them. I

nstead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund or alternatively, email a photo of the product packaging clearly showing the batch code information printed on the inner bag of the products to customerservices@sfcwholesale.co.uk for a refund and then safely dispose of the product at home.