Investors' focus over the coming week will be firmly on the Bank of England, as rate-setters meet on Thursday to decide on monetary policy.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 287. 61 points lower, closing at 6,407. 46 on Friday.
Financial markets' focus over the coming week is likely to remain firmly on the Covid-19 pandemic and global attempts to rein it in and stop it.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 40. 64 points lower, closing at 6,695. 07 on Friday.
The spotlight over the coming week is likely to be on progress with vaccination programmes around the world.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 173. 55 points lower, closing on Friday at 6,735. 71.
Gambling firm William Hill said net annual revenue fell 16% to £1. 32bn, reflecting the impact of betting shop closures during the Covid-19 pandemic.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 412. 74 points higher, closing at 6,873. 26 on Friday.
Investors' focus over the coming week will be on a raft of survey results regarding manufacturing sector conditions around the globe and for the US jobs market.