Following a comprehensive review of our 2013 sustainability strategy, we introduced our 2019 sustainability framework, supplemented by our Net Zero Carbon Pathway. The objective of these documents is to ensure that our business is resilient and responsive to changing stakeholder expectations and future events. It is fully aligned to our corporate vision, mission and purpose and centred on the delivery of specific objectives spread over three key priority areas which enable us to effectively manage the ESG issues which are material to our business.
During the year to 31 March 2021, we continued to build on our strong track record of sustainability achievements, despite the challenges posed by Covid-19. We are particularly proud to report that: