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HIGH ROAD CAPITAL PLC - Holding(s) in Company

    TR-1:               notification of major interests in shares

1. Identity of the issuer or the                              High Road Capital plc
underlying issuer of existing shares
to which voting rights are attached2:

2. Reason for the notification     (please tick the       
appropriate box or boxes)

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                           X           
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments         
which may result in the acquisition of shares already       
issued to which voting rights are attached
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights            
Other (please                                               
3. Full name of person(s) subject to                       Chesterford Equities
the notification obligation3:                                    Limited
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if                         Pershing Keen Nominees
different from 3.)4:                                        Limited a/c HHCLT
5. Date of the transaction (and date                         11 January 2008
on which the threshold is crossed or
reached if different)5:
6. Date on which issuer notified:                            11 January 2008
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                            4.8%
8. Notified details:                   

A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/ty  Situation              Resulting situation after the triggering
pe of     previous to            transaction 7
shares    the
 if       Triggering
possible  transaction 6
the ISIN
  1.      Numbe     Numbe         Number    Number of        % of voting
          r of      r of          of        voting rights    rights
          Share     Votin         shares    ix
          s         g
  1.        1.      1.          Direct     Direct  Indirect  Direct  Indirect
                                           x       xi       
Ordinary  7,850,000 7,850,000  3,450,000  3,450,000          4.8%    

B: Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction xii
Type of      Expirat  Exercise/       Number of        % of
financial    ion      Conversion      voting rights    voting
instrument   date     Period/ Date    that may be      rights
             xiii     xiv             acquired if the
                                      instrument is

Total (A+B)
Number of voting rights        % of voting rights
3,450,000                      4.8%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting
rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held,
if applicable xv:

Proxy Voting:
10. Name of the proxy holder:           
11. Number of voting rights proxy       
holder will cease to hold:
12. Date on which proxy holder will                
cease to hold voting rights:

13. Additional             
14. Contact name:                        Daniel Briggs
15. Contact telephone                    020 7588 5171
    Annex Notification Of Major Interests In Shares xvi

A: Identity of the person or legal entity subject to the
notification obligation
Full name (including legal form for       Chesterford Equities
legal entities)                           Limited
                                          19 1/2 , Old Elvet, Durham,
Contact address (registered office        DH1 3HL
for legal entities)

Phone number                              07860464026
Other useful information (at least   
legal representative for legal

B:   Identity of the notifier, if applicable xvii
Full name                            Hichens, Harrison & Co. plc
                                     Bell Court House, 11
Contact address                      Blomfield Street, London,
                                     EC2M 1LB

Phone number                         020 7588 5171
Other useful information (e.g.       
functional relationship with the
person or legal entity subject to
the notification obligation)