Watkin Jones closes development sites as Covid-19 spreads

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Residential property developer Watkin Jones said it had closed its active development sites temporarily, with the exception of a small number of sites that would remain open whilst essential services works were completed.

'We are taking proactive steps to manage the business effectively through this fast-moving situation,' the company said.

'At this stage it is too early to assess accurately the extent and length of disruption arising from Covid-19.'

'The group will provide an update on first half performance shortly following the period end.'

At 9:44am: (LON:WJG) Watkin Jones PLC share price was -7p at 154.6p


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