Mcdonald's confirms re-opening date for delivery- but only at handful of UK branches

Mcdonald’s has unveiled plans to re-open its doors after shutting all sites due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Friday, 1st May 2020, 4:32 pm

The fast food giant, which closed to diners in March, announced today (Friday, May 1) it would re-open 15 UK restaurants at locations to be announced next week.

The branches will open on May 13 for delivery only and offering a limited menu- following in the footsteps of chains such as KFC, Nando’s and Domino's.

Paul Pomroy, McDonald’s chief executive officer for the UK and Ireland, said: “When we return it will be different as we all adjust to this new normal.

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“I want to apologise in advance if our first wave of reopened restaurants does not serve your area.

“Rest assured, we are working hard to reopen more restaurants, but I am adamant this must be at the right pace with the wellbeing of our employees, suppliers and customers front of mind.”

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