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  Pearson Annual Report 1997    

Notes to the Accounts

   
 

4. Profit / (loss) on sale of fixed assets

 

  1997 1996
All figures in million    
Continuing operations:    
Profit on sale of investments in Flextech plc (see note 12) 23.9 -
Profit on sale of investment in Television Broadcasting Limited (TVB) (see note 12) 4.1 -
Loss on fixed assets at East India Dock - (8.0)
Net loss on other investments and property interests (5.0) (6.1)



  23.0 (14.1)



1997 Annual Report
* Group summary
* Information
* Education
* Entertainment
* Investment banking
* Chairman's statement
* Chief Executive's review
* Financial Review
* Financial Policy
* Consolidated profit and loss account
* Consolidated balance sheet
* Consolidated statement of cash flows
* Statement of total recognised gains and losses
* Note of historical cost profits and losses
* Reconciliation of movements in equity shareholders' funds
* Principal subsidiaries and associates
* Five year summary
* Shareholder information
   
* Notes to the accounts
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