21 March 2020 15:12
Tesco is introducing a special shopping hour this Sunday for its workers and NHS staff. This Sunday, those eligible will be invited to browse an hour before traditional shop opening. It's part of a range of measures the store has introduces to try and stop panic-buying and ensure there is enough food for everybody left on the shelves. As coronavirus fears continue to grow, a number of restaurant chains are giving free food and drinks to those working for the NHS. Chains including Nandos, McDonald's, Starbucks, Domino's, Pret A Manger and Leon have introduced new offers for public sector workers.
This is the full list of discounts available. Sainsbury's introduces rationing amid coronavirus - what can you get? The popular coffee chain will also offer free drinks to public sector workers during this time. This includes any hot or cold drink item from the menu. Workers will be able to claim a free drinks as a 'thank you' in their local restaurant or drive-thru branch by showing their work pass. The fast food restaurant is offering free drinks to NHS staff, council workers and the emergency services. Coronavirus: NHS workers can get discounts on some products Coronavirus: Restaurants across the country are offering discounts Members of staff can claim a free filter coffee in branches across the country. A statement read: "In support of their courage, commitment and resilience, we will offer free filtered coffee to all NHS, council and emergency services staff, effective immediately." Domino's According to shoppers on deal website, hotukdeals, Domino's will give a free medium pizza to NHS workers. Customers should check their local stores as the offer is only available in some areas. Greggs Greggs has announced it will give free hot drinks to all emergency services workers as well as health and social care workers. A statement said: "Greggs has a long-standing history of supporting the communities that we serve. "From today we'll be offering all emergency personnel and health and social care workers free hot drinks on presentation of their work pass – they are doing an amazing job, and this is the least we can do to support them." DON'T MISS