LONDON, April 5 Lloyds Banking Group
plans to close a further 100 branches resulting in the loss of
over 200 jobs, according to the Unite trade union.
The union said in a statement on Wednesday Britain's biggest
mortgage lender plans to close 54 Lloyds branches, 22 Halifax
branches and 24 Bank of Scotland branches.
"The continuous stream of branch closures announced by the
UK's retail bank branches appears to show no signs of ending,"
said Rob MacGregor, Unite national officer.
A spokesman for Lloyds was not immediately available to
(Reporting By Andrew MacAskill, Editing by Lawrence White)