GROUP INCOME STATEMENT
For the year ended 29 February 2012

Year ended 29 February 2012 Year ended 28 February 2011



Notes
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Total
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Total
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Revenue 1 716.7 - 716.7 770.0 - 770.0
Excise duties (235.9) - (235.9) (260.1) - (260.1)
               
Net revenue 1 480.8 - 480.8 509.9 - 509.9
               
Operating costs 2 (369.6) 4.8 (364.8) (409.0) (12.0) (421.0)
               
Operating profit 1 111.2 4.8 116.0 100.9 (12.0) 88.9
Finance income 6 0.7 - 0.7 1.2 - 1.2
Finance expense 6 (5.8) - (5.8) (10.6) - (10.6)
               
Profit before tax 106.1 4.8 110.9 91.5 (12.0) 79.5
               
Income tax (expense)/credit 7 (13.8) 0.4 (13.4) (11.2) 2.9 (8.3)
               
Profit from continuing operations 92.3 5.2 97.5 80.3 (9.1) 71.2
               
Discontinued operations
(Loss)/profit from discontinued operations 8 (0.1) (1.7) (1.8) 3.7 225.5 229.2
               
Profit for the year attributable to equity shareholders 92.2 3.5 95.7 84.0 216.4 300.4
               
               
Basic earnings per share (cent) 10 29.4c 93.4c
Diluted earnings per share (cent) 10 28.7c 91.0c
               
Continuing operations
Basic earnings per share (cent) 10 30.0c 22.1c
Diluted earnings per share (cent) 10 29.2c 21.6c





On behalf of the Board
 
 
Sir B Stewart S Glancey
Chairman Group Chief Executive Officer
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