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Santander to close 7 branches in Devon

Bank says people have changed the way they do banking

Santander is to close 140 branches across the country, putting nearly 13-hundred jobs at risk.

The lender says it's because people have changed how they do their banking. Branch transactions have fallen 23% in the last three years and digital transactions have gone up 99%.

In Devon, 7 branches will go this year:

  • Axminster on 2nd May
  • Bideford on 25th April
  • Brixham on 30th May
  • Plymouth New George on 5th December
  • Sidmouth on 20th June
  • Tavistock on 23rd May
  • Totnes on 27th June

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