Annual Report & ACCOUNTS for the year ended 30 June 2014

HYR 2014

The following items have been included in arriving at profit before taxation of continuing operations:

2014
£000
2013
£000
Cost of inventories recognised as an expense80,63272,946
Impairment of inventories included in above figure6721,191
Depreciation of property, plant and equipment
— owned assets2,1852,265
— under finance leases12110
Amortisation of intangible assets18,34019,539
Loss/(profit) on disposal of property, plant and equipment472
Impairment/(release of impairment) of receivables48(7)
Operating lease rentals payable2,4862,341
Research and development expenditure as incurred8,2487,961
Auditor's remuneration477676
Analysis of total fees paid to the Auditor:
Audit of these financial statements5050
Audit of financial statements of subsidiaries pursuant to legislation230217
Other services pursuant to legislation3330
Other assurance services29
Other tax advisory services3489
Other services relating to transactions101290
477676
Discontinued operations
Audit of financial statements of subsidiaries pursuant to legislation36
Total fees paid to Auditor477712