Dividend payments

Important notes for shareholders

  • Following resolution at the AGM held on 9 May 2014, a share sub-division and consolidation became effective on 12 December 2014. This resulted in a 5:1 consolidation of the company's ordinary shares. 
  • No dividend was paid at full year 2013 and interim 2014.
  • The Scrip dividend alternative was last offered on the 2014 interim dividend.

* Provisional dates

** Subject to shareholder approval at the 2017 AGM

Year   Record date Pence per Share Adjusted Pay Date
2017 Interim 08.09.2017*     13.10.2017 *
2017 Final 03.03.2017 11.0 0.0 12.05.2017 **
2016 Interim 09.09.2016 5.5 0.0 14.10.2016
2015 Final 04.03.2016 7.0 0.0 13.05.2016
2015 Interim 11.09.2015 3.5 0.0 15.10.2015
2014 Final 06.03.2015 2.0 0.0 15.05.2015
2013 Interim 27.09.2013 2.28 0.0 22.11.2013
2012 Final 05.04.2013 3.9 0.0 24.05.2013
2012 Interim 28.09.2012 3.41 0.0 23.11.2012
2011 Final 30.03.2012 5.82 0.0 25.05.2012
2011 Interim 12.08.2011 3.34 0.0 25.11.2011
2010 Final 04.03.2011 5.7 0.0 03.06.2011
2010 Interim 13.08.2010 3.12 0.0 26.11.2010
2009 Final 05.03.2010 5.33 0.0 04.06.2010
2009 Interim 14.08.2009 2.92 0.0 27.11.2009
2008 Final 06.03.2009 4.98 0.0 05.06.2009
2008 Interim 15.08.2008 2.73 0.0 28.11.2008
2007 Final 07.03.2008 4.53 0.0 06.06.2008
2007 Interim 08.08.2007 2.48 0.0 30.11.2007
2006 Final 16.03.2007 4.12 0.0 01.06.2007
2006 Interim 18.08.2006 1.75 0.0 30.11.2006
2005 Final 09.03.2006 3.05 0.0 02.06.2006
2005 Interim 19.08.2005 1.69 0.0 30.11.2005
2004 Final 18.03.2005 2.96 0.0 02.06.2005
2004 Interim 20.08.2004 1.65 0.0 30.11.2004
2003 Final 19.03.2004 2.9 0.0 03.06.2004
2003 Interim 12.09.2003 2.0 1.62 28.11.2003
2002 Final 02.05.2003 2.0 1.62 30.05.2003
2002 Interim 25.10.2002 4.0 3.23 29.11.2002
2001 Final 26.04.2002 7.2 5.81 31.05.2002
2001 Interim 07.09.2001 8.8 7.11 29.11.2001
2000 Final 16.03.2001 17.2 13.89 01.06.2001
2000 Interim 08.09.2000 8.8 7.11 01.12.2000
1999 Final 17.03.1999 16.3 13.17 01.06.2000
1999 Interim 10.09.1999 8.4 6.78 01.12.1999
1998 Final 19.03.1999 15.2 12.28 01.06.1999
1998 Interim 21.08.1998 7.8 6.3 01.12.1998
1997 Final 20.03.1998 13.8 11.19 01.07.1998
1997 Interim 22.08.1997 7.2 5.77 01.12.1997
1996 Final 21.03.1997 12.5 0.0 01.07.1997
1996 Interim 15.10.1996 6.5 0.0 02.12.1996
1995 Final 26.03.1996 11.35 0.0 01.07.1996
1995 Final 12.03.1996 11.0 0.0 03.05.1996
1995 Interim 10.10.1995 5.9 0.0 01.12.1995
1995 Interim 12.09.1995 5.0 0.0 06.11.1995
1994 Final 30.03.1995 10.25 0.0 01.07.1995
1994 Final 23.03.1995 8.0 0.0 05.05.1995
1994 Interim 13.10.1994 5.5 0.0 01.12.1994
1994 Interim 09.09.1994 4.0 0.0 21.10.1994
1994 Interim 09.09.1994 4.0 0.0 21.10.1994

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