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The Group as lessee


2015
£'000
2014
£'000
Lease payments under operating leases recognised as an expense in the year199187

At the balance sheet date, the Group had outstanding commitments for future minimum lease payments under non-cancellable operating leases, which fall due as follows:


2015
£'000
2014
£'000
Within one year168162
In the second to fifth years inclusive298252
After five years78110

544524

Operating lease payments principally represent rentals payable by the Group for its office and warehouse properties and motor vehicles.