Belfast Telegraph

Rising profits for Go-Ahead

Train and bus operator, Go-Ahead Group, has revealed better-than-expected profits after benefiting from a surge in passenger numbers.

The group said pre-tax profits rose 11% to £97.6m in the 12 months to July 2. Analysts had been expecting a 6% rise. Revenues were also better than forecast, up 6% to £2.3bn.