A Wyevale Garden Centres spokesperson said: "Elizabeth Ward has decided to leave Wyevale Garden Centres after serving as General Counsel and Company Secretary for two and half years. Elizabeth was vital in establishing the strong legal function at WGC and played an important role in enabling our growth strategy. We wish her the best of luck in her career and we are grateful for all her efforts at WGC."
Wyevale added: "We’re very pleased to announce that Elizabeth Murray has been appointed as General Counsel and Company Secretary for Wyevale Garden Centres. We’re very happy to welcome her to the team and know that her extensive in-house experience, including two years at Focus DIY, will be invaluable."