Morrison W.Sprmkts MRW Transaction in Own Shares

  Morrison W.Sprmkts (MRW) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 1000O
Morrison(Wm.)Supermarkets PLC
05 October 2012

Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc ("the Company") announces that on 5 October 2012
it purchased through Jefferies International Limited 1,000,000 ordinary shares
at an average price of 278.917 pence per share.

These shares will be cancelled.

Following the above, the Company holds 4,196,630 ordinary shares as treasury
shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue is 2,412,956,689
(excluding ordinary shares held as treasury shares).

This number (2,412,956,689) represents the total voting rights in the Company
and may be used by shareholders 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, Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc under the FSA's
Disclosure and Transparency Rules.


Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc 0845 611 5000

Paul Coyle

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