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Grandad, 65, turned away from McDonald's for 'not having a smartphone'

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Colin Wakelam had to eat his McMuffin meal outside after he was told he could not enter McDonald's unless he could scan a QR code for track-and-trace
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Grandad, 65, turned away from McDonald's for not having smartphone

Grandad, 65, turned away from McDonald's for not having smartphone

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Vicky and Colin Wakelam were denied entry when he was unable to scan the QR code to check in
A woman has vowed to boycott her local McDonald's after staff turned her father away because he didn't have a smartphone to check-in with.
Vicky Wakelam, 43, had planned to treat 65-year-old dad Colin to a McMuffin meal at the branch on Cheltenham High Street last Wednesday morning to cheer him up after he'd had a hard time.
But she said their bonding time was ruined by restaurant staff who said he couldn't come in without scanning the track and trace QR code at the entrance.
The mum-of-five said...
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