Sandwell takeaway handed new food hygiene rating

A Sandwell takeaway has been handed a new three-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

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.

A Sandwell takeaway has been handed a new three-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

Mings Palace, a takeaway at 15 Oak Road, West Bromwich was given the score after assessment on October 20, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Sandwell's 351 takeaways with ratings, 170 (48%) have ratings of five and just two have zero ratings.