McDonald’s Kew forced to close due to failing modern technology August 6th, 2016 webteam Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Self service kiosks McDonald’s Kew forced to close due to failing modern technology McDonald’s Kew restaurant was forced to close its doors yesterday tea time, due to computer malfunction, Friday 5 August 2016. The new state of the art system which lets customers order food at touch screen terminals stopped working, as did the screens in the kitchen. Staff tried to carry on serving at the counter initially, however the queues quickly got out of hand and the manager made the call to close the doors. The drive through remained open however. One customer told OTSNews.co.uk “It was chaos, but the staff did a great job under the pressure…Most people joined the drive through queue.” The restaurant has now reopened (Saturday 6 August). Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!