Food hygiene ratings handed 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.

A1 Fish & Chips, at 59 Church Street, Westhoughton, Bolton was handed a three-out-of-five rating after assessment on March 24.

And SMASHDOWN, at 274 Halliwell Road, Bolton was also given a score of three on March 24.

It means that of Bolton's 378 takeaways with ratings, 115 (30%) have ratings of five and just four have zero ratings.