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Full Year Results 2017

Revenue
£ million

Group headline operating profit*
£ million

1,021.5

119.7

Headline earnings per share**

Total dividend per share

22.5p

11.0p

* Operating profit adjusted to exclude specific adjusting items and amortisation of intangible assets.
** Headline earnings per share is defined as operating profit adjusted to exclude specific adjusting items and amortisation of intangible assets, plus share of profit of associate less net financing costs, income tax expense and non-controlling interests, divided by the weighted average number of ordinary shares during the period.