Cake and bread manufacturer, Finsbury Food Group is eyeing up a number of acquisitions.

In a statement to the City this morning, the group said that it has identified a number of specific opportunities which it intends to pursue over the coming months.

It also said that its trading companies, Memory Lane and Nicholas & Harris, had both delivered strong performance for the year.

Dave Brooks, chief executive officer of Finsbury Food Group, added that he remains optimistic for the year ahead.