Telford Hotel fined £20,000

Telford Hotel fined £20,000

The Mercure Telford Madeley Court Hotel was visited by Telford & Wrekin Council’s food hygiene inspectors on 27 February last year following a complaint from a member of the public.

Shropshire Magistrates Court sitting in Telford yesterday heard that kitchens in both the main hotel and in the Mill House which is a wedding venue were “filthy’.

The hotel has a Food Safety Rating of 0, one six in Telford.

Among the inspectors’ findings were:

•Dirty kitchen, refrigerators, chiller and freezer, dirty floors in the Mill House bar and breakfast server

•Dirty wash hand basins in the Mill House

•Damaged kitchen walls and floor a ceiling and freezers

•Rusty shelving

•A damaged ice scoop left in contact with ice in the ice machine which carries with it a risk of contamination.

The company pleaded guilty to five charges. fined £20,000 and ordered to pay £1,620 in costs.

15 thoughts on “Telford Hotel fined £20,000

  • March 5, 2019 at 2:55 pm
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    Lisa Webb didn’t you eat there

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  • March 5, 2019 at 2:55 pm
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    Staci Gina Edwards OMG xxx

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  • March 5, 2019 at 2:56 pm
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    Shocking when there are chip shops and snack vans with higher ratings which are harder to keep clean x

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  • March 5, 2019 at 2:57 pm
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    Does a cracking steak. Amazing..

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  • March 5, 2019 at 2:57 pm
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    Lewis Stewart Josh Weale

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  • March 5, 2019 at 2:59 pm
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    Gill Cowlan have you seen this?

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  • March 5, 2019 at 2:59 pm
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    Dan Devey Lorraine Broadhurst John Broadhurst

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  • March 5, 2019 at 3:00 pm
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    Selina always said I’d never get married there.Such a shame as afternoon tea was nice

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