There's a PVA version of this monitor that seems a lot better, & costs a bit more too at £388 excl del click here (no stock at eBuyer).
A review at AVForums click here.
3 more 24" monitors with HDMI @ £250-300 (not sure about the component video connection though):
* BenQ G2400W click here
* IIyama E2403WS click here
* LG L246WH click here