Richmond takeaway hit with new zero-out-of-five food hygiene rating

A Richmond takeaway has been handed a new zero-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 Richmond takeaway has been handed a new zero-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

Tasty Garden, a takeaway at 3 Water Lane, Twickenham was given the minimum score after assessment on March 8, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Richmond's 85 takeaways with ratings, 53 have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.