Uncertainty surrounds Burton and Swadlincote Travis Perkins sites as firm announces UK job cuts
Jobs in Burton and South Derbyshire could be under threat after major building merchant Travis Perkins announced it is to cut 600 jobs in the UK.
Around 30 branches will close and with the firm yet to announce which will go, uncertainty surrounds the sites in Hawkins Lane in Burton and George Holmes Way in Swadlincote.
The firm said there was an 'uncertainty' in the market and that it would come in 'slightly below' its forecast £415 million full-year profit.
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