Oil and mining stocks drag FTSE 100 lower
(Close): London's main share market closed lower on Thursday, dragged down by oil and mining companies
Shares in British Gas owner, Centrica, were the best performer, rising through the day to end up 7% after its drop in profit was smaller than expected.
Shares in defence group BAE Systems rose 1.3% as the company forecast earnings growth of up to 10% in 2016.
On the wider market, Tullow Oil tumbled 11%. after the oil producer said there could be an issue with a storage vessel at its flagship Jubilee field in Ghana.