Share
capital
£000
Share premium
£000
Translation reserve
£000
Retained earnings
£000
Total
equity
£000
Balance at 31 March 20165,83721,1618,56948,18383,750
Total comprehensive income for the year:
Profit for the year12,69812,698
Other comprehensive income for the year6,3316,331
Total comprehensive income recognised for the year6,33112,69819,029
Issue of share capital (note 24)177217(53)341
Share based payment transactions (including tax)1,8881,888
Dividends (note 24)(3,310)(3,310)
Total transactions with owners177217(1,475)(1,081)
Balance at 31 March 20176,01421,37814,90059,406101,698

CONSOLIDATED STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN EQUITY

for the year ended 31 March 2016

Share
capital
£000
Share premium
£000
Translation reserve
£000
Retained earnings
£000
Total
equity
£000
Balance at 31 March 20155,80920,9786,34238,55171,680
Total comprehensive income for the year:
Profit for the year10,22510,225
Other comprehensive income for the year2,2272,227
Total comprehensive income recognised for the year2,22710,22512,452
Issue of share capital (note 24)28183211
Share based payment transactions (including tax)1,8471,847
Dividends (note 24)(2,440)(2,440)
Total transactions with owners28183(593)(382)
Balance at 31 March 20165,83721,1618,56948,18383,750