Royal Mail announces board change

Royal Mail announces Rita Griffin is to be appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 1 December 2016. She will become a member of Royal Mail's Audit and Risk Committee at that time.

The Company also announces today that Nick Horler will be retiring from the Board with effect from 28 February 2017. He will also step down as a member of the Nomination and Audit and Risk Committees at that time.

At 9:04am: (LON:RMG) Royal Mail Plc share price was +8.3p at 464.5p