13.9 C
Ballymoney
Friday, April 23, 2021

McDonalds close all its UK restaurants
M

One of the biggest fast food chains around the world, McDonalds, has take the decision to close its UK restaurants.

Closeting it’s sit in service last week, the company has now also made the decision to shut all aspects of their operation here due to COVID-19, till further notice.

- Advertisement -

Issuing a statement on Sunday evening, the company said:

- Advertisement -

“We have taken the difficult decision to close all McDonald’s restaurants in the UK and Ireland on Monday 23rd March at the latest.

“This is not a decision we are taking lightly, but one made with the well-being and safety of our employees in mind as well as in the best interests of our customers.

- Advertisement -

“We will work with local community groups to responsibly distribute food and drink from our restaurants in the coming days.

Thank you to our brilliant employees for their hard work during this incredibly challenging time. We look forward to seeing you all again as soon as it is safe for us to reopen.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

LATEST

Position of Mid and East Antrim Council CEO ‘untenable’ if reports are accurate – McGuigan

Sinn Féin MLA Philip McGuigan has said the CEO of Mid and East Antrim Council's position is ‘untenable’ if reports are accurate following her...

Dodds announces payments to be extended under two business support schemes

Economy Minister Diane Dodds has announced the extension of payments under two of the Covid business support schemes. Payments to businesses under the Covid Restrictions...

Two arrested in connection with attempted murder of Police officer

Detectives from the Police Service's Terrorism Investigation Unit have today arrested two men in connection with their investigation into the attempted murder of a...

Covid-19 related deaths: week ending 16th April 2021

Latest figures published today by NISRA show that 10 deaths involving Covid-19 occurred in the week 10th April to 16th April 2021. The total...