The Council seeks to promote good food safety. There are a few great resources for this including the Food Standards Agency and the NHS. You can also find out more on the food safety and businesses page on our website.
Food Poisoning and Contamination
The signs and symptoms of food poisoning can vary, but can include:
- Vomiting (sickness)
- Stomach pains
If you think you have food poisoning, or need to report a contamination, please complete our environmental health reporting form.
Information on barbecues can be found on the Food Standards Agency website
Be aware of the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning from BBQs.
More information and advice:
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
- Seasonal advice
- Six tips for holding a top barbecue
- Getting fired up about barbecue bugs: The facts
Reducing food waste
Find out how you can reduce food waste by viewing the Food Stand Agency's top 10 tips.