Pret a Manger: Gove to be asked to tighten up food labelling rules after teenager’s death

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Pret a Manger: Gove to be asked to tighten up food labelling rules after teenager’s death

Coroner to write to minister about food labels after death of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse

The father of a teenager with multiple food allergies who collapsed on a British Airways flight has described the inquest into her death as a “watershed moment” that should prompt a change in the law and save the lives of others.

Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, from Fulham, south-west London, collapsed on a flight from London to Nice on 17 July 2016 after eating an artichoke, olive and tapenade baguette she had bought from a branch of Pret a Manger at Heathrow airport’s Terminal 5.

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