NEW food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of Dudley’s establishments, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows.

The Queens Cross, a pub, bar or nightclub at Wellinghton Road, Dudley was handed a three-out-of-five rating after assessment on September 18.

And Tasty Treats trading at The Queens Cross, a takeaway at 135 Wellington Road, Dudley was given a score of one on September 18.

The ratings have been published on the Food Standards Agency’s website which rates businesses from zero to five so customers can make more informed choices about where to buy and eat food.

A rating of five means hygiene standards are very good, four means hygiene standards are good, three means hygiene standards are generally satisfactory, two means some improvement is necessary, a rating of one means major improvement is necessary and a rating of zero means urgent improvement is required.

People can see the results of all food hygiene inspections via Dudley Council’s website or on the national website.