Food hygiene ratings given to two Bolton takeaways

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

Apollos Pizza & Chicken, at 53 Market Street, Farnworth, Bolton was handed a three-out-of-five rating after assessment on August 24.

And Taj Mahal, at 6 Higher Market Street, Farnworth, Bolton was given a score of two on September 22.

It means that of Bolton's 393 takeaways with ratings, 125 (32%) have ratings of five and just two have zero ratings.