2017
£000
2016
£000
Profit for the year12,69810,225
Other comprehensive income/(expense) for the year:

Items that may be reclassified subsequently to profit or loss:

Exchange differences on translation of foreign operations8,4864,764
Loss on a hedge of a net investment taken to equity(2,155)(2,537)
Other comprehensive income recognised directly in equity6,3312,227
Total comprehensive income recognised for the year

(attributable to the equity shareholders of the Parent Company)19,02912,452