Newham takeaway given new food hygiene rating

A Newham takeaway has been handed a new four-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 Newham takeaway has been handed a new four-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

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KFC, a takeaway at 131 - 133 Barking Road, Canning Town, London was given the score after assessment on May 19, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Newham's 325 takeaways with ratings, 118 (36%) have ratings of five and just three have zero ratings.