Consolidated Statement of Changes in Shareholders' Equity

Attributable to owners of the parent
Share
capital
£m
Share premium
£m
Retained earnings
£m
Translation reserve
£m
Total
equity
£m
Balance at 1 May 20154.9137.166.7(8.2)200.5
Profit for the financial year15.015.0
Other comprehensive (loss)/income:
Net exchange movements on translation of foreign subsidiaries7.67.6
Actuarial loss on defined benefit pension scheme(5.4)(5.4)
Tax on amounts taken directly to equity0.50.5
Total comprehensive income10.17.617.7
Transactions with owners:
Recognition of share-based payments (note 4)1.81.8
Proceeds from exercise of employee options0.30.3
Consideration paid for purchase of own shares (held in trust)(2.2)(2.2)
Equity dividends (note 12)(9.0)(9.0)
0.3(9.4)(9.1)
Balance at 30 April 20164.9137.467.4(0.6)209.1
Profit for the financial year22.622.6
Other comprehensive (loss)/income:
Net exchange movements on translation of foreign subsidiaries6.56.5
Actuarial loss on defined benefit pension scheme(18.3)(18.3)
Tax on amounts taken directly to equity2.82.8
Total comprehensive income7.16.513.6
Transactions with owners:
Recognition of share-based payments (note 4)1.31.3
Movement on tax arising on share-based payments0.10.1
Proceeds from exercise of employee options0.60.6
Consideration paid for purchase of own shares (held in trust)(3.0)(3.0)
Equity dividends (note 12)(9.6)(9.6)
0.6(11.2)(10.6)
Balance at 30 April 20174.9138.063.35.9212.1