Financial Statements

Notes to the Consolidated Financial Statementsfor the year to 31 December 2008

2. General information

Taylor Wimpey plc is a company incorporated in the United Kingdom under the Companies Act 1985. The address of the registered office is given on Principal Operating Addresses page of this report. The nature of the Group's operations and its principal activities are set out in note 4 and in the Chief Executive's Review section of this report.

These financial statements are presented in pounds Sterling because that is the currency of the primary economic environment in which the Group operates. Foreign operations are included in accordance with the policy set out in note 1.