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BUZZ-Hornby: trading behind co's expectations

** Hornby (LSE: HRN.L - news) down 6.3 pct & poised for worst day since Oct (Shenzhen: 000069.SZ - news) 2016

** Co says trading for financial year to date behind its expectations partly due to weaker demand in summer months and increased competition in key UK Independent channel

** Co sees trading weighted towards second half of year (:sanjeeban.sarkar.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net)