Consolidated Statement of Changes in Shareholders' Equity

Attributable to owners of the parent
Share
capital
£000
Share
premium
£000
Retained
earnings
£000
Translation
reserve
£000
Total
equity
£000
Balance at 1 May 20142,92833,67581,758163118,524
Profit for the financial year4,9484,948
Other comprehensive (loss)/income:
Net exchange movements on translation of foreign subsidiaries(8,219)(8,219)
Actuarial loss on defined benefit pension scheme(15,772)(15,772)
Tax on amounts taken directly to equity3,348(166)3,182
Total comprehensive loss(7,476)(8,385)(15,861)
Transactions with owners:
Recognition of share-based payments1,5571,557
Movement on tax arising on share-based payments559559
Issue of share capital — rights issue1,83292,55994,391
Issue of share capital — consideration for acquisition of subsidiary14410,65910,803
Proceeds from exercise of employee options3194197
Consideration paid for purchase of own shares (held in trust)(2,666)(2,666)
Equity dividends (note 12)(7,011)(7,011)
1,979103,412(7,561)97,830
Balance at 30 April 20154,907137,08766,721(8,222)200,493
Profit for the financial year14,96914,969
Other comprehensive (loss)/income:
Net exchange movements on translation of foreign subsidiaries7,6827,682
Actuarial loss on defined benefit pension scheme(5,376)(5,376)
Tax on amounts taken directly to equity467(11)456
Total comprehensive income10,0607,67117,731
Transactions with owners:
Recognition of share-based payments1,7921,792
Movement on tax arising on share-based payments22
Proceeds from exercise of employee options6335341
Consideration paid for purchase of own shares (held in trust)(2,209)(2,209)
Equity dividends (note 12)(8,999)(8,999)
6335(9,414)(9,073)
Balance at 30 April 20164,913137,42267,367(551)209,151