20. Provisions for liabilities and charges

         
  Group Company
  2011 2010 2011 2010
€'000 €'000 €'000 €'000
Legal and other provisions 2,993 3,876 1,975 2,612
Deferred taxation 3,173 3,609 308 296
  6,166 7,485 2,283 2,908

a) Legal and other provisions
Legal and other provisions relates to provisions included in the financial statements for legal claims against the Group on the basis of the amounts that management consider will become payable, after evaluating the recommendations of claim advisors, knowledge of the in-house legal team, other experts and insurance thresholds.

         
  Group Company
  2011 2010 2011 2010
€'000 €'000 €'000 €'000
Legal and other provisions        
At 1 January 3,876 3,049 2,612 3,049
Net movements (883) 827 (637) (437)
At 31 December 2,993 3,876 1,975 2,612

b) Deferred tax

         
  Group Company
Deferred taxation

2011 2010 2011 2010
€'000 €'000 €'000 €'000
At 1 January 3,609 2,913 296 299
Net movements (note 8) (436) 696 12 (3)
At 31 December 3,173 3,609 308 296

No asset has been recognised for deferred tax of €4,212,000 (2010: €4,709,000) arising on the losses carried forward in one of the Group companies. In view of the current trading environment it was not considered prudent to recognise the asset at this stage.

         
  Group Company
Deferred taxation arising on pension deficits

2011 2010 2011 2010
€'000 €'000 €'000 €'000
At 1 January (2,788) (2,180) (2,180) (1,678)
Net movement recognised in STRGL (1,642) (605) (1,046) (502)
Net movements recognised in Profit & Loss (12) (3) - -
At 31 December (4,442) (2,788) (3,226) (2,180)