The Company announces that following the transfer of 4,617 Treasury Shares from the Treasury Shares Account pursuant to options being exercised under the Executive Share Option Scheme (2,600 options) and the Company’s Save as You Earn Share Option Scheme (2,017 options), both on 15 February 2013, the issued share capital for the ‘A’ ordinary shares of £0.40 each is 33,424,104 of which 1,210,804 (3.62%) are treasury shares.

Enquiries: Rebecca Howes-Bolton Company Secretarial Assistant 0208 996 2105