Underlying excludes revenue and trading profits from the Vancouver Winter Olympics, FIFA World Cup, Asian Games, London Olympics, pass-through fuel and currency movements. A bridge between reported and underlying revenue and trading profits is provided within the Detailed Financial Review.
2011 diluted EPS is pre-exceptional items. Exceptional items are explained within the Detailed Financial Review.
The Board is recommending a final dividend of 13.59 pence per ordinary share, which, when added to the interim dividend of 7.20 pence, gives a total for the year of 20.79 pence per ordinary share.