Newham takeaway handed new food hygiene rating

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

Kams Kitchen, a takeaway at 2 Albert Road, North Woolwich, London was given the score after assessment on October 20, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Newham's 311 takeaways with ratings, 124 (40%) have ratings of five and just two have zero ratings.