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Labour Is Right to Stand Up to McDonalds for the Sake of Working People and Their Unions

Ken Livingstone | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK Politics
Ken Livingstone

If Monday's decision to turn down a stand at Labour conference focuses attention on trade union non-recognition at McDonalds, it's worth it. As a letter this week in The Guardian from unions and others put it "We say to McDonald's: if you can rebrand so much in your stores, from store layout to children's meals, surely you can adapt your business model, with the mega profits generated by your workforce, to recognise your workers' union and meet with the BFAWU now."

Big Macs May Be About To Get Even Bigger

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For decades the McDonald's Big Mac has been the go-to order for hungry fast food fans. And now the chain's staple burger may be about to get even bigg...

:Corbyn: Labour Right To Reject McDonald's £30K

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has told his MPs that Labour was right to turn down cash from McDonald’s because of the fast food giant’s poor record on trade union...

Knife Recovered After London McDonald's Fight

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.03.2016 | UK

Four people were arrested and a knife seized after a fight at the McDonald's in Brixton, south London on Wednesday. Police said a security guard at th...

McDonald's Worker Feeding Disabled Customer A Burger Is Melting Hearts Everywhere

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK

A simple act of kindness by one McDonald's worker has warmed the hearts of thousands after he was photographed helping feed a burger to a disabled cus...

Take A Look Inside The Abandoned Boat That Was Once A Floating McDonald's

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK

While the idea of eating your Big Mac while floating down a river might appeal to some, it seems the idea sank like a stone in 1986 - but the abandone...

McDonald's 'Edgy' Graffiti Makeover In Brixton Is Not Going Down Well

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 06.03.2016 | UK

A "fresh" makeover of a south London branch of McDonald's has caused outrage for using fake graffiti in an area known for its street art. Commenter...

KFC And McDonald's Banning Under 18s 'Targets The Working Class'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A decision by KFC and McDonald's to ban under 18s from eating in some branches in the UK has been slammed as a "reckless" one that targets "working cl...

KFC and McDonald's Are Banning Under 18s - Here's Why That's Hideously Wrong

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 02.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Lucy Sherriff

KFC and McDonald's have announced they will be banning under 18s from some of their branches unless they're accompanied by an adult... I've seen more fights between drunk adults at 2am then I have between teens.

People Are Furious After McDonald's Big Breakfast 'Disappears' From Menu

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK

It's the staple food for those suffering crippling hangovers up and down the country. But now McDonald's has enraged sore-headed fast-food lovers e...

Sneaky Chef Creates 'Gourmet Meal' For Critics From McDonald's Ingredients

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A chef has pulled off an impressive prank by presenting food critics with a five course "gourmet meal" created entirely out of ingredients from McDona...

McDonald's Launch Sleek New Restaurant Complete With Salad Bar And Table Service

The Huffington Post | Claudia Lohmann | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

McDonald's has unveiled its new-look restaurant and we have to admit, we're rather impressed. Sleek stainless steel surfaces replace the drab interior...

McDonald's Customer Finds Big Mac Once Bitten, Twice Served

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.10.2015 | UK

A McDonald's customer got a little less than she bargained for when she ordered a Big Mac - as it already had a bite taken out of it. Lakyn Taite-...

This Grey McDonalds Burger Could Be A Sign Of Things To Come

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

McDonalds has unleashed a burger of concrete colour, in what appears to be the next big publicity stunt for the fast-food chain. The "Modern China ...

One Woman's Visit To McDonalds Ended In Tears For All The Right Reasons

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK

A woman from Chicago has written of her surprise and admiration for a McDonald's employee pictured helping an elderly customer eat his meal. Destin...

Why McDonald's Just Can't Win Over the Millennial Market

Claudia Canavan | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Claudia Canavan

Those times are a heady memory for big business. For a generation hell bent on drinking craft beer, home grinding their ethically sourced Ethiopian coffee beans and defining ourselves according to diet (Paleo/ gluten-free/vegan/whatever) corporations are scorned in favour of start-ups with stories.

Man High On PCP In McDonald's 'Oblivious To Pain' As Police Taser Him

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.09.2015 | UK

A video has emerged showing the tragic consequences of taking PCP, as a man seemingly "oblivious to pain" is repeatedly tasered, hit with batons and p...

Trump Would Be 'Appalling' Says Cooper

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.09.2015 | UK Politics

The prospect of Donald Trump becoming the Republican candidate for US President is ‘horrifying’, Labour leadership contender Yvette Cooper has dec...

Every McDonald's Is Getting Table Service, And Here's How It Will Work

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK

Fast-food chain McDonalds is to roll out table service to all its 1,250 UK stores in a bid to stave off competition from gourmet burger restaurants, t...

Teen Told She Couldn't Work Any More Hours At McDonald's - Because 'Black Staff Are Underperforming'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A teenager who wanted to take on extra shifts at McDonald's to save for university says she was told by her boss she would not be able to because "she...

What On Earth Does A Carb-Free McDonald's Burger Look Like?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Whether it's been years or hours since you last stepped into a McDonald's you can't fault the retailer for trialling new things in a bid to stay relev...

Six-Year-Old Girl Finds Human Nail In Her McDonald's Burger

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Parents

A mother-of-two was left horrified after her six-year-old daughter lifted up her burger bun in McDonald's to find a human nail laying on the meat. ...

Someone Finally Did It. The Deep Fried Big Mac Is Here...

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It was kind of inevitable really but someone has deep-fried a Big Mac. Yup, a Deep Fried Big Mac With Extra Mac Sauce on Top @mcdonalds Holla A...

Mum Finds Unexplained Blue Specks On McDonald's Chicken Nuggets

SWNS/The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Parents

A mother said she was left "disgusted" after finding a chicken nugget with blue specks on it in her toddler's McDonald's Happy Meal. Lucy White ord...

How To Make A Bacon And Egg McMuffin At Home

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Bacon and egg McMuffins are one of McDonalds' greatest gifts to the world - particularly when you're nursing a sore head on a Saturday morning. An...