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Ferry group revenue up

REVENUES at Irish Continental Group (ICG) - which operates Irish Ferries - grew over 10pc in the three months to the end September, the company said yesterday.

The Irish Ferries owner added that earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and appreciation (EBITDA) were up to €28.1m, compared with €26.9m in the same quarter in 2013.

Operating profit in the quarter was €23.8m, up from €22.3m in the same period in 2013.

Summer trading has been encouraging across most business areas, the company said.