All-employee schemes

Details of the directors who were in office for any part of the financial year, and hold or held options to subscribe for ordinary shares of the Company are set out below.

Savings-related share options are options granted under the HMRC-approved Sharesave Scheme. Options are not subject to performance conditions and are normally exercisable during the six-month period following the end of the relevant (three- or five-year) contract.

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As at 1 April 2010

Options granted during year

Options exercised during year

Options lapsed during year

As at 31 March 2011

Exercise price

Exercise period

Javed Ahmed
Savings-related options 2009

3 720

3 720


01/03/15 to 31/08/15

Tim Lodge
Savings-related options 2007

4 253

4 253


01/03/13 to 31/08/13

The market price of the Company’s ordinary shares at the close of business on 31 March 2011 was 577.50p, and the range during the year to 31 March 2011 was 409.10p to 599.50p.