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Note 11: Net charge relating to available-for-sale financial assets

  Group
£ million 2009 2008
Income from available-for-sale financial assets* 3 5
Amounts written off investments** (15) (8)
  (12) (3)

* Includes £3 million (2008: £4 million) attributable to interest earned on loans to The Airline Group Limited, an available-for-sale financial asset.

** Includes £13 million (2008: £6 million) attributable to impairment of the Group’s investment in Flybe (note 21) and £2 million (2008: £2 million) impairment of its investment in Inter-Capital and Regional Rail Ltd, a loss making entity that manages Eurostar (UK) Limited until 2010.