Romford KFC closes and Twitter users aren’t happy

PUBLISHED: 17:39 02 July 2015 | UPDATED: 17:39 02 July 2015

Romford KFC closed today. Picture: PA

Romford KFC closed today. Picture: PA

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Chicken lovers are in a flap over the closure of Romford’s KFC, which has fried it’s last thigh as of today.

The South Street restaurant has shut its doors after 30 years, sending Twitter users into a frenzy.

Billy Lockhart said it was the “end of an era” while André Lewis wrote: “All I wanted was a cheeky mini variety, why has @KFC_UKI denying me this. why has the Romford restaurant closed? #ThePeopleDemandAnswers”.

There is a Colonel of hope for zinger fans, as KFC responded to complaints by saying a new Romford restaurant was planned.

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