LONDON, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Britain's benchmark share index slipped back on Tuesday, falling below a key technical level of 5,800 points, with plumbing and building supplies group Wolseley
the worst-performer after posting profits below the consensus forecast.
The blue-chip FTSE 100 index was down by 0.5 percent, or 29.36 points lower, at 5,791.09 points by 0710 GMT.
(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta)
Keywords: MARKETS BRITAIN STOCKS/OPEN