HERE are some recent food hygiene ratings which have been awarded to Tynedale businesses, according to the Food Standards Agency's website.

Restaurants, cafes and canteens

  • Housesteads Roman Fort Cafe at Haydon Bridge was rated five on June 13
  • Belsay Hall Tearooms at Belsay was rated five on August 16
  • Paul Raes Kitchen at the Blue Bell at Hill Street, Corbridge, was rated four on August 3 

Pubs, bars and nightclubs

  • Black Bull Hotel at Front Street, Bellingham, was rated five on August 25


  • Indus Group, a takeaway at Station Road, Hexham, was rated four on August 9