Consolidated Income Statement Year ended 31 December 2007

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Note 2007
£'000
2006
£'000
Revenue 2 831,640 649,060
Cost of sales (353,546) (300,243)
Gross profit 2 478,094 348,817
Administrative expenses (328,662) (251,450)
Operating profit 2 149,432 97,367
Financial income 5 1,189 821
Financial expenses 5 (3,180) (1,229)
Profit before tax 147,441 96,959
Income tax expense 6 (45,707) (31,512)
Profit for the year 3 101,734 65,447
 
Attributable to:
Equity holders of the parent 101,734 65,447
 
Earnings per share
Basic earnings per share (pence) 9 31.1 19.6
Diluted earnings per share (pence) 9 30.6 19.0

The above results relate to continuing operations.

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