Headlines News UK

Woman ‘told to breastfeed in a storeroom’ at Tesco cafe

Lucy Foster wants an apology (Picture: SWNS)

A young mother claims staff at Tesco told her to breastfeed in a storeroom instead of the main cafe. 

Lucy Foster, 24, says she was left feeling ashamed after being sent to a closed-off area where chairs and Christmas decorations were kept.

She had ordered a cup of tea before checking with a member of staff if she could feed her then seven-week-old baby at the store in Plymouth, Devon, she said.

People have a legal right to breastfeed in public, under the The Equality Act 2010.

In a statement Tesco said it was a ‘misunderstanding’ of its company policy on behalf of the staff and said that… Read the full story

READ ALSO:   AC Milan sporting director ‘feels sorry’ for Arsenal ahead of Europa League clash