William Hill H1 2020 net revenue dives 32% on retail Covid struggles

Operator reveals 119 UK shops will close permanently as £24.5m of government furlough cash is repaid

William Hill’s net revenue fell by 32% year-on-year during the first half of 2020 following the closure of its retail portfolio and cessation of sporting events due to the coronavirus pandemic. The London-listed operator reported H1 2020 revenue of £554.4m, down from the £811.7m reported in H1 2019. Company profit before interest and tax also…

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