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Restated*
Group
Company
Note2015
£m
2014
£m
2015
£m
2014
£m
Operating activities
Cash generated from continuing operationsA2941.7931.9256.1237.7
Interest paid(175.6)(168.7)(25.7)(25.6)
Interest received and similar income1.02.7
Tax paid(61.9)(64.2)
Tax received1.395.57.111.8
Net cash generated from operating activities (continuing operations)706.5797.2237.5223.9
Net cash used in operating activities (discontinued operations)(0.8)
Investing activities
Purchase of property, plant and equipment(665.7)(661.7)
Purchase of intangible assets(63.4)(39.4)
Proceeds from sale of property, plant and equipment2.02.8
Grants and contributions received2118.116.4
Purchase of investments13(0.8)(1.9)
Proceeds from sale of investments0.1
Dividends received from joint ventures4.95.1
Net cash used in investing activities (continuing operations)(704.9)(678.6)
Financing activities
Proceeds from borrowings411.2372.015.613.6
Repayment of borrowings(19.1)(344.8)
Dividends paid to equity holders of the company9(249.4)(237.9)(249.4)(237.9)
Exercise of share options – purchase of shares(3.5)(0.8)(3.5)(0.8)
Net cash generated from/(used in) financing activities (continuing operations)139.2(211.5)(237.3)(225.1)
Net increase/(decrease) in cash and cash equivalents (continuing operations)140.8(92.9)0.2(1.2)
Net decrease in cash and cash equivalents (discontinued operations)(0.8)
Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of the year78.9172.6(0.6)0.6
Cash and cash equivalents at end of the year16219.778.9(0.4)(0.6)

* The comparatives have been restated to reflect the requirements of IFRS 11 'Joint Arrangements'. See accounting policies for details.