Employees, new stores and space growth:
At 31 Jul 2019
At 31 Jul 2019
|Sales area(1)(000s m2) at 31 Jul 2019||Net new stores
|Space % change
|B&Q UK & Ireland||16,382||296||2,205||-||(1)%|
|Screwfix UK & Ireland||8,394||643||41||55||+10%|
|UK & Ireland||24,776||939||2,246||55||-|
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