Dividend Payment History

The following table shows dividends paid on each ordinary share (“Share”) for the financial years 2011 to present. All dividends were declared in pence.

Payment No.Record DatePayment DateRate
(Pence per Share)
DRIP RateFinancial YearDividend Type
2014 October 202218 November 20224.7£5.9772022Interim
1908 April 202220 May 202215.2£6.6392021Final
1815 October 202119 November 20214.3 2021Interim
1721 May 202118 June 2021 9.1 2020Final
9.1 2020Special*
1625 October 201922 November 20193.9 2019Interim
1524 May 201921 June 20197.9 2018Final
1426 October 201823 November 20183.7 2018Interim
1325 May 201822 June 20187.5 2017Final
1220 October 201717 November 20173.6 2017Interim
1119 May 201716 June 20177.4 2016Final
1021 October 201618 November 20163.3 2016Interim
920 May 201617 June 20167.1 2015Final
823 October 201520 November 20152.8 2015Interim
722 May 201519 June 20156.5 2014Final
624 October 201421 November 20141.9 2014Interim
523 May 201420 June 20144.5 2013Final
425 October 201322 November 20131.0 2013Interim
324 May 201321 June 20132.7 2012Final
202 November 201230 November 20120.3 2012Interim
125 May 201222 June 20120.5 2011Final


* the Group paid a special dividend equivalent to the cancelled 2019 final dividend, which had been cancelled pending further clarity around the impact of COVID-19.

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With around 80 kitchen ranges, our exclusive Lamona appliance brand, and thousands of products across joinery and hardware, learn why our builders have come to trust the range and quality of the products we offer.

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