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Group Income Statement

For the period ended 25 March 2017

Notes 2017
£m
2016
£m
Revenue 461.7 454.5
Operating expenses – ordinary (391.1) (384.1)
Operating expenses – exceptional 4 (0.4) (3.6)
Total operating expenses (391.5) (387.7)
Operating profit 70.2 66.8
Comprising:    
Adjusted operating profit* 70.7 70.4
Amortisation of acquired intangible assets (0.1) -
Exceptional items 4 (0.4) (3.6)
Profit before interest and taxation 70.2 66.8
Interest income - 0.1
Interest expense (4.6) (4.9)
Retirement benefit obligation net finance expense (7.4) (7.1)
Net finance expense (12.0) (11.9)
Profit before taxation 58.2 54.9
Comprising:    
Adjusted profit before tax* 58.5 57.5
Amortisation of acquired intangible assets (0.1) -
Exceptional items (0.4) (3.6)
Taxation 5 (8.7) (6.3)
Profit for the year from continuing operations 49.5 48.6
Comprising:    
Adjusted profit for the year* 49.4 49.9
Amortisation of acquired intangible assets (0.1) -
Profit/(loss) for the year on exceptional items 0.2 (1.3)
Loss from discontinued operations (8.0) (31.0)
Profit for the year 41.5 17.6
Profit attributable to equity shareholders of the Company
Profit for the year from continuing operations 47.9 47.4
Loss for the year from discontinuing operations (8.0) (31.0)
Total profit attributable to equity shareholders of the Company 39.9 16.4
Profit attributable to non-controlling interests
Profit for the year from continuing operations 1.6 1.2
Profit for the year from discontinuing operations - -
Total profit attributable to non-controlling interests 1.6 1.2
  41.5 17.6

*This is a non IFRS measure. See note 14 for further explanations and reconciliation to the comparable IFRS measure.

Profit for the year attributable to the Company’s equity holders Notes 2017
£m
2016
£m
Earnings per share      
Basic 6    
Basic EPS continuing operations   47.2p 46.8p
Basic EPS discontinued operations   (7.9p) (30.6p)
Total basic earnings per share   39.3p 16.2p
Diluted 6    
Diluted EPS continuing operations   46.6p 46.2p
Diluted EPS discontinued operations   (7.8p) (30.2p)
Total diluted earnings per share   38.8p 16.0p
Adjusted earnings per share      
Basic 6    
Basic EPS continuing operations   47.1p 48.1p
Basic EPS discontinued operations   (2.3p) (7.1p)
Total Basic Earnings per share   44.8p 41.0p
Diluted 6    
Diluted EPS continuing operations   46.5p 47.5p
Diluted EPS discontinued operations   (2.2p) (7.0p)
Total Diluted Earnings per share   44.3p 40.5p