Wirral takeaway handed new food hygiene rating

A Wirral takeaway has been handed a new three-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 Wirral takeaway has been handed a new three-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

Fry & Go, a takeaway at 33 Argyle Street, Birkenhead, Wirral was given the score after assessment on March 15, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Wirral's 342 takeaways with ratings, 142 (42%) have ratings of five and just three have zero ratings.