HSBC announces plans to close branches in South Yorkshire

HSBC has announced plans to close 62 branches, including two in South Yorkshire.

Wednesday, 25th January 2017, 10:54 am
Updated Wednesday, 25th January 2017, 10:58 am
HSBC branches are to close

The bank blames the way people are now doing more of their banking online for the closures, which come on top of 55 already earmarked to close.

Some 180 jobs in branches will be are risk, along with 204 IT positions.

The bank will have 625 branches left by the end of the year.

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Branches in Wath-upon-Dearne in Rotherham and Thorne in Doncaster are set to close.

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