Parent Company Statement of Changes in Equity for the year ended 31st March 2010.
Share
capital
£ million
Share
premium
account
£ million
Shares
held in
ESOT
£ million
Other
reserves
(note 35)
£ million
Retained
earnings
£ million
Total
equity
£ million
At 1st April 2008   220.7   148.3   (68.4)   (0.4)   650.7   950.9
Profit for the year           12.7   12.7
Actuarial loss on post-employment benefits           (121.5)   (121.5)
Cash flow hedges         (18.0)   (0.6)   (18.6)
Currency translation differences         (6.6)     (6.6)
Tax on other comprehensive income         5.5   33.8   39.3
Total comprehensive income         (19.1)   (75.6)   (94.7)
Dividends paid (note 10)           (78.1)   (78.1)
Purchase of shares for ESOT       (2.6)       (2.6)
Share-based payments           3.4   3.4
Cost of shares transferred to employees       9.2     (9.2)  
Tax on share-based payments           (6.1)   (6.1)
At 31st March 2009   220.7   148.3   (61.8)   (19.5)   485.1   772.8
Profit for the year           374.9   374.9
Actuarial loss on post-employment benefits           (122.0)   (122.0)
Cash flow hedges         26.6   (0.2)   26.4
Currency translation differences         0.5     0.5
Tax on other comprehensive income         (7.4)   33.6   26.2
Total comprehensive income         19.7   286.3   306.0
Dividends paid (note 10)           (78.4)   (78.4)
Share-based payments           8.0   8.0
Cost of shares transferred to employees       31.1     (16.0)   15.1
Tax on share-based payments           1.0   1.0
At 31st March 2010   220.7   148.3   (30.7)   0.2   686.0   1,024.5

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