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Bury Times
Staff delighted after positive inspection at Chinese takeawayis a family-run food outlet that opened in 2001 and employs five people. Bury
Staff delighted after positive inspection at Chinese takeaway
Bury Times / Posted 4 hours ago
is a family-run food outlet that opened in 2001 and employs five people. Bury Council inspectors acting for the Food Standards Agency gave it a 'one' rating on a six-point scale, where zero is the worst and five is the best, when they... Read more
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metro
Britain First 'invaded' a halal slaughterhouse and accused everyone of funding terrorismcarotid artery and windpipe. Animals must be alive and healthy when this takes
Britain First 'invaded' a halal slaughterhouse and accused everyone of funding terrorism
metro / Posted 19 hours ago
carotid artery and windpipe. Animals must be alive and healthy when this takes place, although they can be stunned first. Food Standards Agency statistics say that 84 per cent of cattle, 81 per cent of sheep and 88 per cent of chickens killed for... Read more
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Bury Times
Staff delighted after positive inspection at Whitefield Chinese takeawayis a family-run food outlet that opened in 2016 and employs five people. Bury
Staff delighted after positive inspection at Whitefield Chinese takeaway
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
is a family-run food outlet that opened in 2016 and employs five people. Bury Council inspectors acting for the Food Standards Agency gave it a 'one' rating on a scale of zero to six when they previously visited the takeaway on September... Read more
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express
The dangers in YOUR kitchen: Why eating RICE could kill youaching muscles. In some extreme cases, the symptoms can also lead to dehydratio
The dangers in YOUR kitchen: Why eating RICE could kill you
express / Posted yesterday
aching muscles. In some extreme cases, the symptoms can also lead to dehydration and even death. A 2014 report by the The Food Standards Agency showed 500,000 people got food poisoning - attributable to 13 different types of pathogens, or bacteria... Read more
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chroniclelive
Dirty Newcastle restaurants should be forced to display ratingto is of a decent standard, but when we see how bad it is in some places, that
Dirty Newcastle restaurants should be forced to display rating
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
to is of a decent standard, but when we see how bad it is in some places, that is clearly not the case.” According to the Food Standards Agency websites on May 2 there were four premises listed with zero out of five rating. Coun Kemp said he... Read more
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Sussex Express
Tinned herring recalled over allergen warningreturn it to a Lidl store for a full refund. Other green grocer products are no
Tinned herring recalled over allergen warning
Sussex Express / Posted 2 days ago
return it to a Lidl store for a full refund. Other green grocer products are not affected by this recall.” The Food Standards agency also warned anyone with an allergy to the ingredients not to eat them. It said: “The above products... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Tinned herring recalled over allergen warningreturn it to a Lidl store for a full refund. Other green grocer products are no
Tinned herring recalled over allergen warning
Chichester Observer / Posted 2 days ago
return it to a Lidl store for a full refund. Other green grocer products are not affected by this recall.” The Food Standards agency also warned anyone with an allergy to the ingredients not to eat them. It said: “The above products... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Food outlets 'should be forced to display hygiene scores'score to be made mandatory as they are already in Wales and will be in Northern
Food outlets 'should be forced to display hygiene scores'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
score to be made mandatory as they are already in Wales and will be in Northern Ireland from October. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has said it wants to see mandatory display of hygiene scores in England. Simon Blackburn,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Lidl recalls tinned fish - because fish is not listed as an ingredientfish, the tins also have milk, egg, mustard and wheat in them – none of which w
Lidl recalls tinned fish - because fish is not listed as an ingredient
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
fish, the tins also have milk, egg, mustard and wheat in them – none of which were written on the label either. Now the Food Standards Agency has told the discount chain to recall the product. The FSA said: "Lidl is recalling cans of Nixe brand... Read more
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metro
Lidl recalls tinned fish because labels don't warn that cans may contain fishwarning customers that it contains certain allergens. These are milk, egg, mus
Lidl recalls tinned fish because labels don't warn that cans may contain fish
metro / Posted 2 days ago
warning customers that it contains certain allergens. These are milk, egg, mustard, gluten – and fish. According to Food Standards Agency rules, possible allergens must be written, in English, on all food products.Lidl are now urging anyone... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Popular stir fry sachets recalled over allergy information packaging mistakewas not displayed on the packaging. Soya, wheat (gluten) and molluscs (oyster)
Popular stir fry sachets recalled over allergy information packaging mistake
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
was not displayed on the packaging. Soya, wheat (gluten) and molluscs (oyster) could all be in the products. The food standards agency said: "If you have bought one of the above products and have an allergy or intolerance to molluscs... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Lidl recalls product due to health riskfish, the tins also have milk, egg, mustard and wheat in them – none of which w
Lidl recalls product due to health risk
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
fish, the tins also have milk, egg, mustard and wheat in them – none of which were written on the label either. Now the Food Standards Agency has told the discount chain to recall the product. The FSA said: "Lidl is recalling cans of Nixe brand... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Halal horror house as undercover video exposes cruel abattoirchilling footage shows the cruel practices The abattoir which provides halal a
Halal horror house as undercover video exposes cruel abattoir
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
chilling footage shows the cruel practices The abattoir which provides halal and kosher meat appears to ignore all standards of animal welfare despite the presence of a government inspector and two vets and boasting all staff have had... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Warning over value triple packs of stir fry sachets following 'packing error'different sachets from those stated on the outer packaging and therefore the al
Warning over value triple packs of stir fry sachets following 'packing error'
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
different sachets from those stated on the outer packaging and therefore the allergen information may be incorrect, the Food Standards Agency said in a statement. The products being recalled are: Product: ‘Value Pack’ 3 x sachets of Oyster and... Read more
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Daily Record
Warning over value triple packs of stir fry sachets following 'packing error'different sachets from those stated on the outer packaging and therefore the al
Warning over value triple packs of stir fry sachets following 'packing error'
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
different sachets from those stated on the outer packaging and therefore the allergen information may be incorrect, the Food Standards Agency said in a statement. The products being recalled are: Product: ‘Value Pack’ 3 x sachets of Oyster and... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Lidl recalls tins of herring because label fails to warn it contains fishto fish, milk, egg, mustard or wheat to avoid eating the product and return it
Lidl recalls tins of herring because label fails to warn it contains fish
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
to fish, milk, egg, mustard or wheat to avoid eating the product and return it to store for a full refund. According to Food Standards Agency rules, all products sold must carry allergen warnings in English on the label. The agency said: "The... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Lidl recalls tins of herring because label fails to warn it contains fishto fish, milk, egg, mustard or wheat to avoid eating the product and return it
Lidl recalls tins of herring because label fails to warn it contains fish
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
to fish, milk, egg, mustard or wheat to avoid eating the product and return it to store for a full refund. According to Food Standards Agency rules, all products sold must carry allergen warnings in English on the label. The agency said: "The... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Lidl recalls tins of herring because label fails to warn it contains fishto fish, milk, egg, mustard or wheat to avoid eating the product and return it
Lidl recalls tins of herring because label fails to warn it contains fish
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
to fish, milk, egg, mustard or wheat to avoid eating the product and return it to store for a full refund. According to Food Standards Agency rules, all products sold must carry allergen warnings in English on the label. The agency said: "The... Read more
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Evening Standard
Lidl recalls tinned fish as labels don't warn cans may contain fishFillets were being sold without warnings that they contain allergens including
Lidl recalls tinned fish as labels don't warn cans may contain fish
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Fillets were being sold without warnings that they contain allergens including fish, milk, egg, mustard and gluten. Under Food Standards Agency rules, potential allergens must be labelled in English on food products. The FSA said: "Lidl is... Read more
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Daily Star
Lidl recalls popular fish product after not naming one ingredientstate if food contains stuff like egg, wheat and milk, it must be stated in Eng
Lidl recalls popular fish product after not naming one ingredient
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
state if food contains stuff like egg, wheat and milk, it must be stated in English on packaging. Now the Food Standards Agency has told the discount chain to bin the tins off it. GETTYLABELLING: Lidl has removed the tinned fish... Read more
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International Business Times
Lidl recalls Nixe canned herring due to 'undeclared fish' Nixe branded canned herring products on Saturday, 30 April, because they may in
Lidl recalls Nixe canned herring due to 'undeclared fish'
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Nixe branded canned herring products on Saturday, 30 April, because they may include fish. A notice posted by the British Food Standards Agency says that the canned fish might include undeclared ingredients that "could result in a possible health... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Asda recalls salad deemed a 'health risk'information please contact." The supermarket is recalling the £1 celery, nut a
Asda recalls salad deemed a 'health risk'
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
information please contact." The supermarket is recalling the £1 celery, nut and sultana salad A statement from the Food Standards Agency says: "Asda has withdrawn its Celery, Nut & Sultana Salad with a ‘use by’ date of 6 May 2016 because it... Read more
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U TV
Co Down toddler is ‘allergic to all foods’is the most heart-breaking thing.” Thousands of people in Northern Ireland suf
Co Down toddler is ‘allergic to all foods’
U TV / Posted 5 days ago
is the most heart-breaking thing.” Thousands of people in Northern Ireland suffer from food allergies. According to the Food Standards Agency, ten people die every year in the United Kingdom from an allergic reaction to food. “The only cure is... Read more
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Evening Standard
Cheese containing deadly bacteria sold to London farmers' marketsWood contained salmonella, E. coli and listeria, which is “one of the most leth
Cheese containing deadly bacteria sold to London farmers' markets
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Wood contained salmonella, E. coli and listeria, which is “one of the most lethal of all food pathogens”, according to the Food Standards Agency. Prosecuted: Frances Wood is not allowed to produce cheese in the future (Mendip... Read more
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Nottingham Post
12 of the cleanest – and best – places to eat in Nottinghamin Nottingham on Trip Advisor – but also have a Five Star food hygiene rating f
12 of the cleanest – and best – places to eat in Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
in Nottingham on Trip Advisor – but also have a Five Star food hygiene rating from Nottingham City Council / the Food Standards Agency. Baresca, 9 Byard Lane, NG1 2GJ What they say: "Baresca is about the excitement of sharing great food... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Greggs launches healthy menuStreet and Beast Market Hill. The food chain, famed for its sausage rolls, say
Greggs launches healthy menu
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
Street and Beast Market Hill. The food chain, famed for its sausage rolls, says the new items all meet the amber and green Food Standards Agency traffic light system for fat, salt, saturated fat and sugar. SANDWICHES Chargrill chicken oval bite... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Butcher faked five-star hygiene rating 'because he was sad that wife left him'Punter tricked his clients into believing they were dealing with a tradesman wi
Butcher faked five-star hygiene rating 'because he was sad that wife left him'
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Punter tricked his clients into believing they were dealing with a tradesman with a "very good" five-star rating from the Food Standards Agency (FSA), when in fact inspectors had never looked at his premises. The 53-year-old director of Millers... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Greggs reveals new 400 calorie or less healthy menu options including sandwiches, soups and saladsor less which is great if you're keeping your calories in check. The new items
Greggs reveals new 400 calorie or less healthy menu options including sandwiches, soups and salads
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
or less which is great if you're keeping your calories in check. The new items also meet the amber and green on the Food Standards Agency traffic light system for fat, saturated fat, salt and sugar. The new menu will be available in stores... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This is how you can avoid being poisoned by your leftover takeaway curryalways stir your takeaway thoroughly to ensure every area is heated evenly and
This is how you can avoid being poisoned by your leftover takeaway curry
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
always stir your takeaway thoroughly to ensure every area is heated evenly and put it back in the microwave. He says the Food Standards Agency advises not reheating takeaways more than once, but adds it is safe for all but one foodstuff -... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum 'disgusted' by what she found in her Chinese takeawayeven said he wanted the earring back after I’d been given a refund of £4. “I w
Mum 'disgusted' by what she found in her Chinese takeaway
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
even said he wanted the earring back after I’d been given a refund of £4. “I was so appalled that I contacted the Food Standards Agency and Denbighshire Council’s hygiene department. “This has put me off Chinese food for life.” She says... Read more
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Mashable
Faeces bacteria found on ice served in KFC outletbefore the sample was taken, but have since taken steps to address the issue an
Faeces bacteria found on ice served in KFC outlet
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
before the sample was taken, but have since taken steps to address the issue and now have a five out of five score from the Food Standards Agency. KFC said it takes food safety “extremely seriously" and is embarking on "a retraining programme with... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Pest controllers to make weekly checks at Widnes school after small mouse found in dining hallBorough Council regarding the school, which was last inspected in January and w
Pest controllers to make weekly checks at Widnes school after small mouse found in dining hall
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
Borough Council regarding the school, which was last inspected in January and was rated ‘generally satisfactory’ by the Food Standards Agency. A school spokesman said: “A small field mouse found its way into the school dining hall during the... Read more
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AutoExpress
Motorway service station food fails hygiene standardsanywhere else in Britain to have at least one food court failing to achieve a f
Motorway service station food fails hygiene standards
AutoExpress / Posted 9 days ago
anywhere else in Britain to have at least one food court failing to achieve a four-out-of five rating. According to the Food Standards Agency, a restaurant needs to score at least four out of five to be classed as having 'good' hygiene. Nearly... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Butcher accused of faking five-star hygiene rating without ever being inspectedhygiene rating for his business without ever being inspected. Robert Michael P
Butcher accused of faking five-star hygiene rating without ever being inspected
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
hygiene rating for his business without ever being inspected. Robert Michael Punter, 53, is alleged to have used the Food Standards Agency (FSA) logo on the Millers Catering Butchers website so customers believed it had top marks for food... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Gazette
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Bury Times
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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guardian-series
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Gazette News
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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This is West Country
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Shropshire Star
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections « Shropshire Star- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Oxford Mail
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Streatham Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Harrow Times
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Bolton News
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in Jan
10 motorway services' food outlets fail hygiene inspections
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
- have outlets which scored below four following last year's inspections in January and June respectively. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) says a rating of four must be achieved for a food outlet to be classed as having "good"... Read more
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