Tower Resources plc (AIM: TRP) is pleased to confirm that the Avivi-1 exploration well spud at 14.30 hours (GMT) on 13 February 2010.

The well is being drilled to an estimated depth of 853 metres. Operations are expected to take two to three weeks and a further announcement will be made once drill results have been determined.

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Tower Resources plc

Peter Kingston, Chairman 07802 804852

Astaire Securities (NOMAD and Joint Broker)

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Jerry Keen / Lindsay Mair

Westhouse Securities (Joint Broker)

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Tim Feather

Walbrook PR

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Louise Goodeve