Morrisons to shut four branches, jeopardising 400 jobs

Morrisons is closing four supermarkets

Morrisons is to close four stores, putting about 400 jobs at risk.

The closures follow a review by Morrisons of its 494-branches estate, The Guardian reported.

The shops to shut are in Crawley, West Sussex, Ince in Wigan, Shirley in Solihull and Swindon town centre – the latter branch has been open for less than five years.

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