- The Board of Wincanton announced the sudden death of its chairman Steve Marshall.

Steve had been chairman of Wincanton since December 2011 and brought a wealth of the most senior business experience and wisdom to the role.

He will be missed by all at Wincanton and by all who knew him. The Board's sincere condolences go to his family.

As an interim measure, Wincanton senior independent director Stewart Oades will assume the role of chairman.

At 8:03am: [LON:WIN] Wincanton PLC share price was -1.25p at 236.5p

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