Financial Statements

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

27. Share premium account

£m
Balance at 1 January 2007 758.8
Amortisation of debt transferred from retained earnings (0.7)
Balance at 31 December 2007 758.1
Amortisation of debt transferred from retained earnings (4.5)
Balance at 31 December 2008 753.6