In accordance with the UK Financial Services Authority Disclosure and Transparency Rules, the Company notifies the market of the following:

As at the date of this announcement, the Company’s issued share capital consists of 1,010,162,756 ordinary shares with a nominal value of 0.1p each, with voting rights ("Ordinary Shares"). The Company does not hold any Ordinary Shares in Treasury. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in the Company is 1,010,162,756.

The above figure may be used by shareholders in the Company as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the share capital of the Company under the UK Financial Service Authority’s Disclosure and Transparency Rules.