Lord Harris donates 150,000 shares to charity

Carpetright founder Lord Harris
Carpetright founder and celebrated philanthropist Lord Harris has donated 150,000 shares in the retailer to an unnamed charity. The stock is worth in excess of three quarters of a million pounds, but still leaves Lord Harris with more than 10m shares. Last month he postponed his retirement to stay on as non-executive chairman of the firm, with Wilf Walsh as chief exec.

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