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Cross industry coalition calls for action on soft skills
Date: 01 July 2015

New research reveals soft skills – such as communication, teamwork and time management – can boost lifetime earnings by up to 15% More

McDonald's announces UK Employee of the Year
Date: 15 June 2015

McDonald's employees across the UK are congratulating team member Ed Whalley who has been chosen as Employee of the Year, from a pool of around 100,000 workers. More

McDonald's UK announces new Senior Vice President, People
Date: 03 June 2015

Former British Gas HR Director joins to oversee McDonald’s 100,000 UK employees More

Coleen Rooney launches McDonald's Football Mum of The Year Award
Date: 06 May 2015

Coleen Rooney, mum to two football-mad sons and wife of one of England’s most prolific strikers, is calling for people across the UK to nominate a deserving ‘football mum’ in their lives who goes beyond the call of duty so that children can experience the joy of playing football, week-in week-out. More

Europe's oldest McDonald's employee celebrates 90th birthday milestone in Wales
Date: 06 May 2015

Bill Dudley, Europe’s oldest McDonald’s employee, is celebrating his 90th birthday in style with a party and cake at the Mold restaurant in North Wales, which was thrown by his fellow crew members. World War Two veteran, Bill - lovingly called ‘Old McDonald’ by his wife – has been with the company for nine years. More

McDonald’s offers 70,000 free kits to accredited grassroots clubs in the UK
Date: 06 May 2015

McDonald’s, in partnership with the four home nation football associations and their official kit suppliers Nike and adidas, is today announcing the launch of the second year of their Accredited Club Kit Scheme. More

McDonald’s surprise Londoners as part of global imlovinit campaign
Date: 24 March 2015

Global superstar Jessie J wowed crowds in London today with a surprise gig on an open top bus, as part of McDonald’s imlovinit24 campaign. A group of lucky competition winners joined her at the top of the bus as she toured London’s landmarks, singing a collection of her greatest hits.  More

McDonald’s UK invites public to design their ultimate burger for its menu
Date: 20 May 2014

McDonald’s UK today launched My Burger®, a crowd-sourcing campaign allowing members of the public to design beef burgers that could appear on the menu at over 1,200 UK restaurants.  More