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Basic earnings per share amounts are calculated by dividing the total comprehensive income for the year attributable to ordinary equity holders of the Company by the weighted average number of fully paid ordinary shares outstanding during the year.

The following income and share data was used in the basic earnings per share computations:

Underlying
earnings before
exceptional and
other items
2015
£'000
Underlying
earnings before
exceptional and
other items
2014
£'000
Total
earnings
2015
£'000
Total
earnings
2014
£'000
Total comprehensive income attributable to equity holders of the Company2,6342,2592,5342,137
2015
No.
2014
No.
2015
No.
2014
No.
Basic weighted average number of shares20,982,36720,824,93120,982,36720,824,931
Dilutive potential ordinary shares123,127126,980123,127126,980
21,105,49420,951,91121,105,49420,951,911
Earnings per share:
Basic12.6p10.8p12.1p10.3p
Fully diluted12.5p10.8p12.0p10.2p