Gateshead takeaway given new food hygiene rating

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

Harry's, a takeaway at 13 Fewster Square, Leam Lane Estate, Felling Gateshead was given the score after assessment on October 25, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Gateshead's 200 takeaways with ratings, 117 (59%) have ratings of five and none have zero ratings.