Annual Review 2014

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£1,042.3m

Headline sales*

(2012/13: £1,115.8m) -6.6%

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£157.4m

Headline profit*

(2012/13: £156.3m) +0.7%

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£173.8m

Returns to the BBC

(2012/13: £156.0m) +11.4%

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£122.1m

Profit before tax excluding gains and losses on disposals

(2012/13: £125.2m) -2.5%

Inspiring Global Audiences

In this Annual Review we explain what we do, how we do it and why. We also demonstrate how, over the course of the year, our closer alignment with the BBC has underpinned our prospects for sustainable long-term growth, while increasing returns to the BBC and growing the BBC's reputation across the globe.