UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (LON:UKOG), up 11%. Celtique Energie Holdings Limited has taken a 3.9% stake in the company. Altitude Group PLC (LON:ALT), up 7.1%. Chairman Peter Hallett has bought 135,000 shares in the company at 17p each.
Strategic refocus completed with disposals of the Group's stake in iGaming Business, Optimus Education and Speechmark Publishing, following 2015 disposals of Radcliffe Solutions and Radcliffe Publishing.
Altitude Group PLC (LON:ALT) up 36% to 14.5p. The Company is currently in early stage discussions over the sale of its exhibition and publications business, the completion of which would result in Altitude focusing entirely on the technology business.
The FTSE 250 index of mid-caps closed up 0.4% at 17,644 and led by Elementis plc (LON:ELM), up 11.1% to 238.4p. Despite a less-than-stellar earnings result, the chemicals company's sales for speciality products rose in the third quarter but the ...
Mount Everest is 29,000 feet high. A Jet2.com aircraft flying to Alicante cruises at 33,000 feet. This coming Sunday, Gary Chaplin will cycle to almost that height, raising money and awareness for the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital Charity.