Carrs Milling Industries, the food manufacturer and agricultural merchant, sharply increased pre-tax profits from pounds 125,000 to pounds 610,000 in the six months to 28 February. Turnover edged up to pounds 36.1m ( pounds 36m). The company said the effective devaluation of the pound and the new CAP agrimonetary system introduced in January had a detrimental impact on raw material prices and would continue in the second half. Earnings per share are 6.1p (1.2p). Interim dividend is held at 1p.
Property Partnerships, the property owner and developer, lifted pre-tax profits from pounds 1.8m to pounds 2.1m in the year to 31 March. Earnings per share improved to 14.6p (13p). Final dividend is 4.7p, making 7.25p (7p).Reuse content