Food hygiene ratings handed to two Sandwell takeaways

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of Sandwell’s takeaways, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows.

A Food Standards Agency rating sticker on a window of a restaurant in central London. A huge variation in food hygiene standards remains across the UK, with one in five high or medium-risk food outlets failing to meet standards, according to a study.
A Food Standards Agency rating sticker on a window of a restaurant in central London. A huge variation in food hygiene standards remains across the UK, with one in five high or medium-risk food outlets failing to meet standards, according to a study.

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of Sandwell’s takeaways, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows.

Chippy Plus, at 117 Powke Lane, Cradley Heath was handed a four-out-of-five rating after assessment on October 25.

And Queens Kebab House, at 236 Queens Road, Smethwick was also given a score of four on October 25.

It means that of Sandwell's 352 takeaways with ratings, 169 (48%) have ratings of five and just three have zero ratings.