5 Year Summary

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
     
 
£’000 £’000 £’000 £’000 £’000
Group revenue – continuing 12,162 12,486 12,208 10,698 11,195
 
Gross profit 3,392 3,266 3,205 2,660 2,799
Distribution costs (419) (422) (438) (385) (364)
Administrative expenses (2,890) (2,696) (2,695) (2,539) (2,652)
Restructuring costs and impairment charges (116) (25)
Other operating income/(expense) 61 36 (7) 119 91
 
Group operating profit/ (loss) 144 184 65 (261) (151)
Finance income 6 3 1
Finance expenses (7) (11) (7) (16)
 
Profit/ (loss) before taxation from continuing operations 150 177 54 (265) (166)
Taxation credit/ (expense) 31 (8) 5 (17) (195)
Profit/ (loss) after tax from continuing operations 181 169 59 (282) (361)
Loss from discontinued operations (42) (113)
Profit/ (loss) for the year attributable to equity shareholders 181 169 17 (395) (361)
 
Earnings per share – continuing business  
Earnings per share – basic 4.31p 4.06p 1.42p (6.94p) (9.16p)
Earnings per share – diluted 4.30p 4.03p 1.34p (6.94p) (9.16p)
 
Dividends per share in respect of each year 0.75p 0.75p 0.50p 0.50p 0.50p
 
Equity attributable to shareholders of the parent 4,164 4,099 3,932 3,860 3,870