News Results for Hornby (HRN)

  • 13 Jun
    08:01
    Hornby narrows losses as turnaround takes shape

    Hornby reported narrower losses as its turnaround measures helped slash costs and improve margins offsetting a fall in revenues. For the year ended 31 March 2019, reported pre-tax losses dropped...

  • 17 Sep
    13:14
    Hornby inks product licencing agreement with Warner Bros

    Models and collectibles group Hornby said it had signed new licencing agreement with Warner Bros that would see the release of a variety of model railway and slot car sets. Die-cast vehicles would...

  • 21 Aug
    14:10
    Hornby appoints director John Stansfield as chairman

    Models and collectibles group Hornby said it had appointed John Stansfield as its new chairman. Stansfield was stepping up from his current role as a non-executive director, while interim chairman...

  • 29 Jun
    13:50
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Lyndon Davies, Chairman, bought 112,935 shares in the company on the 29th June 2018 at a price of 35.42p. The Director now holds 542,664 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 28 Jun
    14:50
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Lyndon Davies, Chairman, bought 116,632 shares in the company on the 28th June 2018 at a price of 34.30p. The Director now holds 429,729 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 27 Jun
    12:25
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Lyndon Davies, Chairman, bought 60,426 shares in the company on the 27th June 2018 at a price of 33.10p. The Director now holds 313,097 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 25 Jun
    17:05
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Lyndon Davies, Chairman, bought 120,324 shares in the company on the 25th June 2018 at a price of 33.22p. The Director now holds 252,671 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 22 Jun
    17:00
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Lyndon Davies, Chairman, bought 132,347 shares in the company on the 22nd June 2018 at a price of 30.22p. The Director now holds 132,347 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 22 Jun
    17:00
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    James Wilson, Non Executive Director, bought 31,000 shares in the company on the 22nd June 2018 at a price of 32.34p. The Director now holds 31,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 21 Jun
    09:00
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Kirstie Gould, Executive Director, bought 41,276 shares in the company on the 19th June 2018 at a price of 24.20p. The Director now holds 41,276 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 19 Jun
    08:58
    Hornby losses widen as revenue slumps

    International models and collectibles group Hornby reported Tuesday wider losses in the year through March as revenue growth undershot expectations amid a lack of investment in tooling. For the...

  • 06 Jun
    10:01
    Hornby secures two new lending facilities

    Hornby said it would be replacing its current £6m facility with Barclays with two new facilities, taking its maximum borrowing capacity to £18m. PNC Business Credit would provide a £12m senior...

  • 03 Apr
    08:25
    Hornby in talks to secure new financing facility after profit, sales fall

    Hornby said group sales and profits were lower than last year as the lack of discounting coupled with late deliveries of product continued to affect its sales rate. The firm said that it is final...

  • 25 Jan
    08:26
    Hornby warns of larger than expected losses

    Model train maker Hornby has warned that underlying after-tax losses are likely to be larger than the expected. It said that as a result of the reduction in discounting and a continuation of late...

  • 04 Jan
    09:53
    Hornby confirms board appointments

    Hornby has confirmed that Kirstie Gould and John Stansfield have been appointed to the board following completion of customary regulatory due diligence. The appointments were announced on 15...

  • 15 Dec
    09:33
    Hornby unveils board changes

    International models and collectibles group Hornby has announced a number of changes to its board. The group said that as previous announced interim chairman David Adams planned to step down to...

  • 05 Dec
    13:18
    Hornby shareholders approve placing

    Hornby has confirmed that all resolutions, in respect of the proposed £12m Placing and Open Offer, were passed by shareholders at today's General Meeting. David Adams, Interim Chairman said,...

  • 17 Nov
    13:10
    Hornby losses widen

    Hornby has reported a group loss before tax and exceptional items of £4.6m for the six months ended 30 September, compared to a loss of £3.3m for the same period last year. Group revenue fell to...

  • 17 Nov
    13:01
    Hornby to raise £12m, acquire stake in LCD Enterprises

    Hornby has announced its intention to raise £12m through the issue of up to 40,677,968 new shares at 29.5p apiece. The Company also said it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 49% stake in...

  • 17 Oct
    07:22
    Hornby profit warning after it ends discounted sales

    Hornby has decided that to maximise the value of its brands over the long term it would no longer offer for sale large quantities of stock at a discount - although this would have a material impact...

  • 05 Oct
    14:13
    Hornby CEO formally appointed

    Hornby has confirmed that Mr Lyndon Charles Davies has been formally appointed to the board as Group CEO with immediate effect. At 2:13pm: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price was +1p at 31.5p...

  • 03 Oct
    13:53
    Hornby appoints new CEO

    Hornby has announced the appointment of Lyndon Charles Davies as the Company's new Chief Executive Officer. As a result of this appointment, Steve Cooke, the current CEO, will step down from the...

  • 11 Sep
    14:26
    Hornby CEO to step down

    Hornby has announced that Steve Cooke is to step down as CEO, at a date to be agreed, following the increase in Phoenix UK Fund's stake in the business. The Company added: "Steve will remain as...

  • 11 Aug
    09:52
    Hornby schedules AGM

    Hornby will hold its annual general meeting at the offices of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP, Adelaide House, London Bridge, London EC4R 9HA, on 6 September at 11.00 a.m. At 9:52am: (LON:HRN)...

  • 17 Jul
    07:42
    Phoenix offer for Hornby closes

    Phoenix UK Fund's mandatory cash offer for Hornby has closed. Phoenix said it had received valid acceptances in respect of 13,742,556 Hornby shares - approximately 16.247% of the current issued...

  • 04 Jul
    07:46
    Hornby board urges shareholders to reject Phoenix offer

    Hornby's board has sent a circular to shareholders urging them to reject the offer by Phoenix UK Fund Ltd. The directors said they believed that the offer did not reflect an adequate premium for...

  • 04 Jul
    07:02
    FLASH: Hornby 'undervalued by Phoenix offer

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  • 26 Jun
    07:18
    Hornby 'significantly undervalued' by Phoenix offer

    Model railway group Hornby's directors believe a mandatory cash offer of 32.375p per share by Phoenix UK Fund significantly undervalues the company and its future prospects. The company said that...

  • 26 Jun
    07:05
    FLASH: Hornby 'undervalued by Phoenix offer@

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  • 22 Jun
    13:24
    Hornby responds to Phoenix offer

    The Board of Hornby has said that it considers the mandatory cash offer of 32.375p per share, made by Phoenix UK Fund, significantly undervalues the Company and its future prospects. The Board...

  • 21 Jun
    13:38
    Hornby chairman resigns

    Hornby has announced the resignation of Roger Canham as Executive Chairman, with immediate effect. This follows the announcement today by Phoenix UK Fund that it has acquired 17,641,161 Hornby...

  • 21 Jun
    11:45
    FTSE and sterling fall ahead of Queen's Speech

    The FTSE 100 was trading 0.3% lower as the market looked ahead to the Queen's Speech, which was expected to include news on Brexit. Negotiations on the UK's exit from the EU started on Monday....

  • 21 Jun
    07:15
    Hornby underlying losses rise

    Hornby's underlying pre-tax losses rose to £6.3m in the year to the end of March - up from £5.7m last time. Revenues fell to £47.4m from £55.8m but reported pre-tax losses narrowed to £9.5m from...

  • 21 Jun
    07:02
    FLASH: Hornby underlying losses rise

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  • 13 Jun
    09:59
    Hornby schedules FY results

    Hornby, the international hobby products group, intends to publish its preliminary results for the year ended 31 March on 21 June. At 9:59am: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price was +1.13p at...

  • 16 May
    14:27
    GM of Hornby adjourned indefinitely

    Hornby has announced that the Requisitioned General Meeting held today was adjourned indefinitely with the approval of shareholders. At 2:27pm: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price was +0.01p at...

  • 09 May
    14:29
    Hornby updates on general meeting requisition

    Hornby has confirmed that it has received a letter on behalf of ROY Nominees Limited and HSBC Global Custody Nominee (UK) Limited, which together own c.20% of the Company's voting shares,...

  • 25 Apr
    09:20
    Hornby urges shareholders to back chairman

    Hornby's board have urged shareholders to reject a move to oust chairman Roger Canham. The company received a request on 7 April to convene a general meeting to remove Canham and appoint Ian...

  • 07 Apr
    11:41
    Gold rises as investors seek safe haven following US strikes

    Investors sought safety in gold after US President Donald Trump ordered US missile strikes on a Syria airbase linked to a suspected chemical weapons attack on a rebel-held town. Gold climbed 1% to...

  • 07 Apr
    08:52
    FTSE dips behind miners after US strikes Syria airbase

    London shares opened a sliver weaker as investors searching for safety pushed the price of gold higher after US missile strikes on a Syria airbase linked to a suspected chemical weapons attack on a...

  • 07 Apr
    07:25
    Hornby completes first stage of turnaround

    Hornby has successfully completed the first stage of its turnaround which, it said, gave strong base from which to build. The group said it had restructured its UK and European operations,...

  • 07 Feb
    07:32
    Hornby turnaround plan on track

    International hobby products group Hornby said its turnaround plan was progressing as expected. It said the structural changes to the UK business have been completed and it was at an advanced...

  • 07 Feb
    07:02
    FLASH: Hornby turnaround plan on track

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  • 22 Dec
    07:49
    Hornby unveils board changes

    Hornby has announced board changes with the appointment of Martin George as a non-executive director and that Charlie Caminada is stepping down from his position on the board as non-executive...

  • 24 Nov
    08:49
    Hornby net debt falls

    Hornby posts an underlying group loss of £3.6 million for the six months to the end of September (2015: loss of £3.4 million). Group revenue totalled £21.9 million (2015: £22.3 million) and the...

  • 17 Oct
    09:27
    Hornby appoints FD

    Hornby, the international models and collectibles group, has announced that David Mulligan, who joined the group as interim finance director in May, has now been appointed finance director on a...

  • 03 Oct
    15:55
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Steve Cooke, Chief Executive Officer, bought 97,000 shares in the company on the 30th September 2016 at a price of 35.70p. The Director now holds 97,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 09 Sep
    15:10
    Hornby resolutions passed at AGM

    Hornby has confirmed that all resolutions proposed at its annual general meeting today were approved. At 3:10pm: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price was +0.76p at 31.38p Story provided by...

  • 09 Sep
    07:20
    Hornby on track

    International models and collectibles group Hornby's current trading has been in line with expectations, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. A statement issued ahead of...

  • 09 Sep
    07:11
    FLASH: Hornby on track

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  • 17 Aug
    08:33
    Hornby schedules AGM

    Hornby will hold its annual general meeting at the offices of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP, Adelaide House, London Bridge, London EC4R 9HA, on 9 September at 9.30 a.m. At 8:33am: (LON:HRN) Hornby...

  • 08 Jul
    13:11
    Hornby shareholders approve fundraising

    Hornby shareholders have approved the placing and open offer of 29,629,630 new ordinary shares at 27 pence apiece, raising approximately £8.0 million. The issue of shares will be split as...

  • 22 Jun
    11:40
    FTSE strengthens ahead of Brexit vote

    Investors were cautiously optimistic ahead of the EU referendum with the FTSE 100 in positive territory. Mid cap companies struggled to gain momentum as a result of disappointing trading results....

  • 22 Jun
    07:22
    Hornby losses rise

    Hornby posts a reported loss before tax of £13.5 million for the year to the end of March - up from £0.2m in 2015. The group also announced that it plans to raise approximately £8 million...

  • 22 Jun
    07:07
    FLASH: Hornby losses rise

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  • 22 Jun
    07:02
    FLASH: Hornby to raise £8m

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  • 26 May
    09:48
    Hornby appoints interim FD

    Hornby has appointed David Mulligan as interim finance director. He will report to Steve Cooke, who was appointed as chief executive in April having served previously as group finance director....

  • 26 Apr
    12:13
    Hornby names Steve Cooke as new Chief Exec

    Hornby has announced that Group Finance Director Steve Cooke has been appointed as its Chief Executive with immediate effect. The Company is now looking to appoint an Interim Finance Director in...

  • 30 Mar
    08:01
    Barclays waives Hornby covenant tests

    Hornby says Barclays Bank has agreed to waive the March covenant tests and constructive talks are continuing. The group says recent trading remains in line with expectations. Sales for the second...

  • 30 Mar
    07:14
    FLASH: Hornby on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 10 Feb
    11:58
    FTSE led off lows by financials as Europe surges

    London equities stepped steadily away from yesterday's more than 12-month lows as traders dabbled in cautious bargain hunting amid concerns of a global slowdown in economic growth. Hitherto...

  • 10 Feb
    09:22
    Hornby warns

    Hornby expects to report a substantially wider trading loss than previously forecast in the current financial year and may breach a covenant of its banking facility. The group says it has made...

  • 10 Feb
    09:02
    FTSE carves out early gains as financials rebound

    London shares trudged higher in early deals, having initially slipped a wafer, as traders went cautiously on the hunt for value buys after yesterday's hefty sell-off. Wall St was lower overnight,...

  • 08 Dec
    07:22
    Hornby's losses rise

    International hobby products group Hornby posts underlying group losses of GBP3.4m for the six months to the end of September, from a year-ago profit of GBP0.2m. Group sales fell to £22.3...

  • 08 Dec
    07:09
    FLASH: Hornby losses rise

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  • 10 Nov
    07:27
    Hornby to be below forecasts

    International hobby products group Hornby warns that revenue and profit for the current financial year will be lower than market expectations but will recover next year. Hornby issued an update...

  • 10 Nov
    07:13
    FLASH: Hornby to be below forecasts

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  • 17 Sep
    09:11
    Hornby resolutions passed at AGM

    Hornby has confirmed that all the resolutions proposed at its annual general meeting yesterday were approved by shareholders. At 9:11am: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price was +0.13p at 102.13p...

  • 16 Sep
    07:30
    Hornby sees good progress on turnaround plan

    Collectables group Hornby continues to make good progress on the turnaround plan, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. Hornby is currently implementing a strategic plan...

  • 16 Sep
    07:15
    FLASH: Hornby sees good progress on turnaround plan

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 20 Aug
    14:21
    Hornby schedules AGM

    Hornby will hold its annual general meeting at the offices of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP, Adelaide House, London Bridge, London EC4R 9HA, on 16 September at 9 a.m. At 2:21pm: (LON:HRN) Hornby...

  • 12 Aug
    08:04
    Hornby moves to AIM

    Model and collectables group Hornby has started trading on AIM and its listing removed from the London Stock Exchange's main market. At 8:04am: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price was +0.38p at...

  • 11 Aug
    15:26
    Hornby grants options

    Hornby has granted Richard Ames and Steve Cooke nil cost options. Ames was awarded 292,857 options and Cooke 190,476 options. At 3:26pm: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price was +0.5p at 105.5p...

  • 27 Jul
    16:13
    Hornby changes registered office

    Hornby's registered office has been changed to; 3rd Floor, The Gateway, Innovation Way, Discovery Park, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9FF with immediate effect. At 4:13pm: (LON:HRN) Hornby PLC share price...

  • 13 Jul
    09:35
    Hornby shareholders approve AIM move

    Hornby's shareholders have approved the company's move from the London Stock Exchange's main market to AIM. As previously announced, following today's general meeting Nick Stone has stepped down...

  • 10 Jul
    07:40
    Hornby teams up with delivery company

    Hornby, the international models and collectibles Group, is enhancing its supply chain by partnering with parcel delivery company DPD. This will in turn lead to the development of train station...

  • 01 Jul
    14:09
    Hornby confirms change of FD

    Hornby has confirmed that finance director Nick Stone will step down from the board after the general meeting on 13 July. As previously announced Steve Cooke who joined the group on 10 June will be...

  • 19 Jun
    15:10
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Charlie Caminada, Non Executive Director, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 18th June 2015 at a price of 95.00p. The Director now holds 32,325 shares. Story provided by...

  • 19 Jun
    15:10
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    David Adams, Non Executive Director, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 18th June 2015 at a price of 95.00p. The Director now holds 10,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 18 Jun
    07:26
    Hornby revenues up after transformational year

    International models and collectibles group Hornby's revenue rose to £58.1m in the year to the end of March - up 13% from 2014. The group said the year was transformation and reports an...

  • 18 Jun
    07:19
    FLASH: Hornby revenues up 13%

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  • 18 Jun
    07:11
    FLASH: Hornby raises £15m

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  • 29 May
    07:25
    HRN's KitStarter

    International models and collectibles group Hornby has launched its innovative KitStarter project. KitStarter is a new in-house Airfix crowd-funding platform. It will allow consumers to choose...

  • 29 May
    07:03
    FLASH: Hornby launches KitStarter project

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  • 15 May
    07:23
    Hornby relaunching Thomas the Tank Engine sets

    international models and collectibles group Hornby is re-launching its classic range of Thomas the Tank Engine model railway sets. This comes as the popular character from the iconic books and...

  • 15 May
    07:03
    FLASH: Hornby relaunching Thomas the Tank Engine sets

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  • 26 Mar
    09:47
    Hornby encouraged by digital team's progress

    Models and collectibles group Hornby says transactional levels have surpassed initial expectations since opening a dedicated office to develop its e-commerce platform. The group says that since...

  • 10 Feb
    07:27
    Hornby sees steady growth in sales

    Models and collectibles group Hornby saw steady growth in sales in the third quarter. Group sales were up 7% year-on-year with growth of 7% in the UK. Cumulative sales for the year to date are...

  • 10 Feb
    07:10
    FLASH: Hornby sees steady growth

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  • 05 Dec
    11:30
    Hornby secures James Bond license

    Hornby, the international hobby products Group, has confirmed that it has secured a worldwide license for Corgi and Scalextric branded James Bond product including the rights to the new James Bond...

  • 24 Nov
    12:00
    Hornby teams up with Mercedes-Benz

    Hornby, the international hobby products Group, has confirmed a new worldwide licensing agreement with Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix which will see the F1 World Championship team replicated across...

  • 21 Nov
    08:51
    Hornby upbeat on FY

    Hobby specialist Hornby said, looking ahead, its FY results will depend on the Christmas trading season's success. "Current indications are that it will meet our expectations." Its forward-looking...

  • 21 Nov
    08:44
    FTSE up on value buys, resources in focus

    FTSE indices are marching higher as profit-hungry investors sniff opportunity in resources stocks, after yesterday's softness, along with some commercial property and retail outfits. Wall St closed...

  • 21 Nov
    07:09
    FLASH: Hornby sales up

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  • 24 Oct
    09:16
    Hornby completes warehouse move

    International hobby products group Hornby has completed the warehouse move to its new facilities in Hersden, Canterbury. Hornby - which owns the iconic model rail product range - has evolved to...

  • 29 Sep
    14:00
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    Richard Ames, Chief Executive Officer, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 26th September 2014 at a price of 71.25p. The Director now holds 36,983 shares. Story provided by...

  • 20 Aug
    17:40
    Director Deals - Hornby PLC (HRN)

    C Caminada, Non Executive Director, bought 22,325 shares in the company on the 19th August 2014 at a price of 66.50p. The Director now holds 22,325 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 19 Aug
    11:50
    FTSE up as a UK rates hike in 2014 looks less likely

    FTSE indices tiptoed higher for their fifth straight day, with Wood Group, Imperial Tobacco and BHP Billiton all in the spotlight, as a sag in UK inflation reduced the chance of a rate rise this...

  • 19 Aug
    07:32
    Hornby on track

    Hobby products group Hornby's sales performance for the period up to the end of July was in line with its expectations and slightly ahead of the corresponding period last year. Hornby says recent...

  • 19 Aug
    07:17
    FLASH: Hornby on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

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