British stocks rose on Tuesday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index up by 0.93 percent, or 55.04 points, to close at 5,994.77 points.
Vodafone Group, a British multinational telecommunications conglomerate, soared 8.74 percent, the top gainer of the blue chips. Ocado Group and Pennon Group increased by 7.39 percent and 4.21 percent, respectively.
Land Securities Group, a commercial property development and investment company, was the worst performer in the blue chips, with its shares losing 12.75 percent. British Land, a commercial property company, dropped 10.33 percent. Whitbread, a British multinational hotel and restaurant company, fell 5.74 percent. Enditem