Consolidated income statement

Year ended 31 March 2021

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  2021
£m
2020
£m
Continuing operations    
Revenue 324.2 342.0
Underlying operating profit 33.8 32.3
IAS 19R administrative expenses (1.4) (1.5)
Acquisition related costs (3.7) (4.0)
Exceptional operating items (3.8) (9.0)
Operating profit 24.9 17.8
Finance costs (5.4) (3.7)
Finance income 1.7
IAS 19R finance cost (1.0) (0.8)
Profit before taxation 18.5 15.0
Taxation (3.5) (4.1)
Profit for the year from continuing operations 15.0 10.9
Earnings per share attributable to equity holders of the Company    
Basic earnings per share:    
From profit for the year 18.6p 13.6p
Diluted earnings per share:    
From profit for the year 18.6p 13.5p
Weighted average number of shares for basic earnings per share (millions) 80.6 80.3
Alternative performance measures    
Underlying profit before taxation (£m) 30.6 28.8
Underlying earnings (£m) 25.1 22.8
Basic underlying earnings per share 31.2p 28.4p
Diluted underlying earnings per share 31.1p 28.2p

All note references relate to the 2021 Annual Report.