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Gas price hit

FINANCE IN BRIEF

Rising gas prices have hammered profitability at Baggeridge. The UK's fourth largest brickmaker made a pre-tax profit of just £340,000 in the six months to March 2006, down from £2.1 million a year ago, despite a rise in turnover of £1.3 million to £25 million.