Village welcomes famous golden arches

Staff outside the new McDonald's in Shiptonthorpe
Staff outside the new McDonald's in Shiptonthorpe

The famous golden arches have arrived in Shiptonthorpe.

Fast food giant McDonald’s opened a new restaurant in the village yesterday, generating 64 new jobs for the local area.

Building work on converting the former Little Chef outlet, off the A1079, only finished last Friday after about four months of construction.

Full story in today’s Pocklington Post (21 November).