Seasonal favourites boost Greggs' sales
Greggs was buoyed by customers' appetite for seasonal favourites such as the Festive Bake and traditional mince pies. During the year, Greggs also opened 145 new shops and closed 79, growing the estate to 1,764 by the year-end.
The epicentre is said to be in Montereale, l'Aquila province, around 90 kilometres north-east of Rome. The quake occurred at a depth of 9 km.
At least 308 people died when a magnitude 5.8 natural disaster struck near L'Aquila in 2009.
An quake has struck Italy, shaking buildings in Rome and Florence just months after nearly 300 people were killed in one of the worst disasters in living memory. The worst of which struck in August, claiming 299 lives and injuring almost 400.