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Infestation-hit 99p Store reopens

RAMSGATE’s 99p Store has reopened after the mouse infestation which closed the shop for two weeks was destroyed. Thanet council ordered the closure of the chain store’s High Street outlet on March 3 after worried customers reported…

Derby diner reopens after mice infestation caused closure by court Read more

A DERBY grill and diner which was closed after the discovery of what the city council described as a “serious mouse infestation” has reopened after an £8,500 refit. And the staff at Sizzling Kitchen have thanked their customers for standing…

Mouse infestation closes 99p Store

AN INFESTATION of mice has closed the 99p Store in Ramsgate High Street. Thanet council hit the shop with a hygiene emergency prohibition notice on Monday, meaning conditions in the building pose a direct health risk to the public. Inspectors,…

Ye Arrow pub in Rochester closed by Medway Council inspectors due to mouse infestation

One of Rochester's best-known pubs was closed over the weekend after inspectors found mice on the premises A Medway Council notice was placed in the window of the Ye Arrow, in Boley Hill, warning of contaminated food and a dead mouse. The…

Queasy Fried Chicken: Gruesome photos of closed down takeaway in east London released

Waltham Forest Council has released a series of gruesome photos of a now-closed takeaway that one its health inspectors described as ‘the filthiest premises he had seen in a long time’. The photos showed the QFC eatery in Wood Street,…

Middlesbrough takeaway shut over after mouse infestation discovered

Environmental health officers used emergency closure powers to shut the Chicken Hut takeaway in Borough Road during a routine food hygiene inspection on Tuesday. Middlesbrough Council environmental health manager Judith Hedgley said: “We…

Mouse infestation runs rife at Oldham restaurant as health inspectors find rodent droppings in kitchen

A 'dirty' Oldham restaurant was slapped with a hefty fine and costs of more than £10,000 after health officials discovered it was infested with mice. Environment Health officers found that the Taj Palace restaurant on King Street had an…

Wedding cake chef ‘tried to claim mouse droppings were chocolate sprinkles’, court hears

Westminster City Council inspectors discovered the squalid conditions in Bake and Cake’s basement, in Edgware Road, when they visited the premises on July 17 last year. As well as the mouse infestation, inspectors found discarded food on…

Northamptonshire Pub to pay more than £5k after mouse droppings found in kitchen

A PUB has been fined £2,000 after mouse droppings were found in the kitchen. A chef appeared before Northampton Magistrates’ Court on Friday after a routine hygiene inspection discovered evidence of an active mouse infestation in the kitchen…

Glamorous Restaurant Fined £10k For Hygiene Issues

A CHINESE restaurant in Ancoats has been fined over £10,000 after mouse droppings were found at the premise. The company agreed to voluntarily close the restaurant until such time as the mouse infestation was under control and the cleaning…