Apple Pay is coming to the UK in July and a selection of retailers will be accepting the payment method including Marks and Spencer and McDonalds. Apple Pay has been in North America since October on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, as well as the Apple Watch. In the US, stores such as Walgreens etc. The payment service will be launched sometime in July this year as Apple didn’t give an exact date.
With Apple Pay, it also needs the bank you use to be on board with the service as well as having an iPhone 6. In the UK, eight bank have already signed up to start accepting it. So far First Direct, HSBC, NatWest, Nationwide, Royal Bank.