2013
£000
2012
£000
Directors' emoluments1,3551,435
Compensation for loss of office161
Company contributions to money purchase pension plans106104
1,6221,539

The emoluments of individual Directors are shown in the Remuneration Report.

The aggregate of emoluments of the highest paid Director was £299,000 (2012: £327,000), and Company pension contributions of £nil (2012: £nil) were made to a money purchase scheme on his behalf.

Number of Directors
20132012
Retirement benefits are accruing to the following number of Directors under:
Money purchase schemes44
The number of Directors who exercised share options was2

See the Remuneration Report for more details.

Directors' rights to subscribe for shares in the Company are also set out in the Remuneration Report.