The union added many members found they could not afford rent and had been forced to leave their homes as a result of existing pay conditions.
Tom Holiday, a worker at the Cambridge branch, said: “We are asking to be treated with dignity and be paid a decent wage.
“McDonald’s must consider reinvesting its huge amount of net profits back into its workforce.”
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A spokesman for the burger giant said: “We have been told that the dispute is solely related to our internal grievance procedures.” – The Star