Notification of Major Shareholding

Notification of changes in major shareholding by BlackRock Inc

The company was notified on 17 June 2011 by BlackRock, Inc that, following a disposal of voting rights, through a chain of controlled undertakings it now holds indirectly voting rights in the company through ordinary shares and through other financial instruments over 69,448,158 ordinary shares.

This amounts to 4.93% of the company’s total voting rights.

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Peter David
Company Secretary