UK Corporate Governance Code

High standards of governance underpin the culture and strategy of the Group.

The Board has a critical role in shaping a positive culture that supports the Group’s strategic objectives and promotes long-term sustainable strong performance. Governance practices are continually reviewed and developed to ensure ongoing compliance with regulatory and statutory requirements including the UK Corporate Governance Code ‘the Code’.

In 2023, the Company complied with all the provisions of the UK Corporate Governance Code. A copy of the Code can be found on the Financial Reporting Council’s website at

Download the Governance section of the 2023 Annual Report and Accounts