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Work starts on Monmouthshire's first McDonald's

Building work has started on a new McDonald's restaurant on the outskirts of Abergavenny in Monmouthshire.

Credit: Steve Parsons / PA Archive

The restaurant will be the first in the county, and will be built on land adjacent to the A465 Heads of the Valley Road.

It's thought it will create 65 jobs, and developers say it should be open by Christmas.

This is where the new restaurant is being built Credit: Johnsey Estates

We can confirm that work is underway for a new restaurant in Abergavenny with completion due towards the end of the year.

This new opening will create at least 65 new jobs and provide significant investment for the local community.

– McDonalds' Spokesperson