Notes to the financial statements

for the year ended 31 March 2012

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15 Other intangible assets

Consolidated Development
costs
£’000
Software
£’000
Customer
and supplier
relationship
£’000
Technology
and brand
£’000
Total
£’000
Cost
At 1 April 2010 3,005 50,300 49,257 6,294 108,856
Additions 1,085 1,085
Own work capitalised 796 1,146 1,942
Disposals (516) (26,673) (27,189)
At 31 March 2011 3,285 25,858 49,257 6,294 84,694
Additions 19 799 818
Own work capitalised 1,274 2,807 4,081
Disposals (142) (7,783) (7,925)
At 31 March 2012 4,436 21,681 49,257 6,294 81,668
Amortisation
At 1 April 2010 2,656 46,102 44,044 5,507 98,309
Charge for the year 767 2,609 5,213 279 8,868
Disposals (516) (26,626) (27,142)
At 31 March 2011 2,907 22,085 49,257 5,786 80,035
Charge for the year 1,024 1,256 234 2,514
Disposals (142) (7,783) (7,925)
At 31 March 2012 3,789 15,558 49,257 6,020 74,624
Carrying amount
At 31 March 2012 647 6,123 274 7,044
At 31 March 2011 378 3,773 508 4,659

Development costs are predominantly capitalised staff costs associated with new products and services.