Diageo (NYSE: DEO) today announced its interim results for the six months ended 31 December 2000. Turnover up 4% to $10,195 million (1999 - $9,828 million) Organic operating profit(a) growth of 11% to $1,840 million (1999 -- $1,715 million) Organic operating profit(a) growth in Guinness UDV of 14% to $1,243 million (1999 - $1,155 million)