ConocoPhillips to cut 450 UK jobs on Southern North Sea production halt

HOUSTON, April 11 (Reuters) - ConocoPhillips said on Wednesday it will cut 450 jobs in the United Kingdom over the next two years as it shutters its southern North Sea production through the Theddlethorpe Gas Terminal.

The job cuts will take place starting this October and run through April 2020, the company said in a statement emailed to Reuters. (Reporting by Ernest Scheyder, editing by G Crosse)