P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2051:44  Closing...Closing... 1/2      Thf shortened Christmas Eve session passed quietly but most leading industrials managed small gainsN The recent speculative interest in the Bank of Scotland led to a 13p fall after profit-taking. GEC rose 5p in anticipation of a
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2000:00  Closing...Closing... 2/2      The long-awaited bid for Grant Bros left them 1p higher, while Owen Owen rose 11p in sympathy. Elsewhere in stores, Sears Holdings added 1p on engineering disposals. Specualtive demand prompted gains of 3p to 11p for Belhaven, Brunnings and Reardon Smith. Concern at the approaching Ford strike cost GKN a 4p fall. Associated Communication fell another 1p following shock losses. Insurances and properties barely stirred. >>>>> SHARES 224 & 230 FT INDEX 225
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri21 Dec ITN 2041:00 lucrative South African order while British Aerospace's £110m satellite deal is worth a 3p increase. Gilts stayed at overnight levels and gold shares improved 50 cents. >>>>>>  CHRISTMAS MESSAGES — see page 172
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2020:00 Specualtive demand prompted gains of 3p to 11p for Belhaven, Brunnings and Reardon SmithN Concern at the approaching Ford strike cost GKN a 4p fall. Associated Communication fell another 1p following shock losses. Insurances and properties barely stirred. >>>>> SHARES 224 & 230 FT INDEX 225
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2001:01 British Aerospace's £150m satellite deal is worth a 3p increase. Gilts stayed at overnight levels and gold shares improved 50 cents. >>>>>>   CHRISTMAS MESSAGES — see page 172
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2000:00  Closing...Closing... 1/2      The shortened Christmas Eve session passed quietly but most leading industrials managed small gains. The recent speculative interest in the Bank of Scotland led to a 15p fall after profit-taking. GEC rose 5p in anticipation of a lucrative South African order while British Aerospace's £150m satellite deal is worth a 3p increase. Gilts stayed at overnight levels and gold shares improved 50 cents. >>>>>>  CHRISTMAS MESSAGES — see page 172
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2046:56  Closing...Closing..N 2/2      The long-awaited bid for Grant Bros left them 1p higher, while Owen Owen rose 11p in sympathy. Elsewhere in stores, Sears Holdings added 1p on engineering disposals. Specualtive demand prompted gains of 3p to 11p for Belhaven, Brunnings and Reardon Smith. Concern at the approaching Ford strike
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2042:20  Closing...Closing... 1/2      %% /***%%/**%%/$*% The shortened Christmas Eve session passed quietly but most leading industrials managed small gains. The recent speculative interest in the Bank of Scotland led to a 15p fall after profit-taking. GEC rose 5p hn anticipation of a lucrative South African order while British Aerospace's £130m satellite deal is worth a 3p increase.
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2016:14    The shortened Christmas Eve session passed quietly but most leading industrials managed small gains. The recent speculative interest in the Bank of Scotland led to a 13p fall after profit-taking. GEC rose 5p in anticipation of a lucrative South African order while British Aerospace's £150m satellite deal is worth a 3p increase. Gilts stayed at overnight levels and gold shares improved 50 cents. >>>>>>  CHRISTMAS MESSAGES — see page 172
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2001:00  Closing. .Closing.. 1/2      The shortened Christmas Eve session passed quietly but most leading industrials managed small gains. The recent speculative interest in the Bank of Scotland led to a 15p fall after profit-taking GEC rose 5p in anticipation of a lucrative South African order whXle
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri21 Dec ITN 2005:11 Concern at the approaching Ford strike cost GKN a 4p fall. Associated Communication fell another 1p following shock losses Insurances and properties barely stirred. >>>>> SHARES 224 & 230 FT INDEX 225
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2004:12 GEC rose 5p in anticipation of a lucrative South African order while British Aerospace's £150m satellite deal is worth a 3p increase. Gilts stayed at ovdrnight levels and gold shares improved 50 cents. >>>>>>    CHRISTMAS MESSAGES — see page 172
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2028:13  Closing...Closing... 2/2      The long-awaited bid for Grant Bros left them 1p higher, while Owen Owen rose 11p in sympathy. Elsewhere in stores, Sears Holdings added 1p on engineering disposals.
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2004:11  Closing... losing... 1/2       The s—ortdned Christmas Eve session passed quietly but most leading industrials managed small gains. The rdcent speculative interest in the Bank of Scotland led to a 15p fall after profit-taking.
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2042:00  Closing...Closing... 2/2      The long-awaited bid for Grant Bros left them 1p higher, while Owen Owen rose 11p in sympathy. Elsewhere in stores, Sears Holdings added 1p on engineering disposals. Specualtive demand prompted gains of 3p to 11p for Belhaven, Brunnings and Reardon Smith. Concern at the approaching Ford strike cost GKN a 4p fall.
P223 ORACLE 223 Fri25 Dec ITN 2002:10 cost GKN a 4p fall. Associated Communication fell another 1p following shock lossds. Insurances and properties barely stirrdd. >>>>> SHARES 224 & 230 FT INDEX 225