Westport, the exhibitions and photographic services group, turned pounds 373,000 loss (incorrectly described as a profit yesterday) into pre-tax profits of pounds 111,000 in the six months to 30 October.
Forminster, the textiles manufacturer, eased slightly to pounds 967,000 ( pounds 997,000) pre-tax profit in the six months to 31 October. Interim dividend is 4.04p (3.78p).
Sycamore Holdings, maker of metal and plastic products, lifted pre-tax profits from pounds 549,000 to pounds 620,000 in the year to 30 September. Turnover was pounds 20.9m ( pounds 9.5m).
Sutcliffe Speakman, maker of activated carbon and steel products, has reduced pre-tax losses from pounds 1.8m to pounds 560,000 in the six months to 30 September.Reuse content