Arcadia paid £2m to favoured BHS staff
Sir Philip Green's Arcadia made special payments to favoured BHS staff, a BBC investigation has discovered.
Panorama found that around 200 staff at BHS headquarters received more than £2m in total as the business went into liquidation.
Sir Philip's spokesman said payments were made to help retain staff as they looked for a buyer.
But the programme found that staff only received the payments after no buyer had been found.
'Philip bonus' It was announced on 2 June this year that no buyer had been found for BHS and staff were told 11,000 jobs would go.
Panorama has discovered that on the same... read more
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