Filthy pictures of one-star rated Northampton pub emerge after Chron investigation

Dirty hobs, greasy plug-sockets and dirty chef clothes were identified by environmental health inspectors at The Collingtree pub.

Thursday, 25th July 2019, 8:42 am
The Collingtree was handed a one-star food hygiene rating.

Following its latest inspection on April 25, the Food Standards Agency gave The Collingtree pub in Butts Road a one-star rating out of five. But following a Freedom of Information request by this newspaper, the Chronicle & Echo has discovered there were some further alarming findings. READ MORE: Inspector tells Northampton pub to steam-clean kitchen after poor hygiene rating report.

The standard of cleaning throughout the premises was poor.
Dirt and food debris was evident at low levels below equipment.

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Inspectors said bosses must undertake a deep clean.
Cleaning in ancillary areas, including hand contact surfaces on doors was also poor.
Pictures: environmental health.
The fryers, hob and oven were dirty with a build-up of grease, carbon, dirt and food debris evident.
Inspectors said this equipment must be thoroughly cleaned to minimise any risk of contamination of food.
Pictures: enviromental health.
Pictures: environmental health.