Sainsbury(J) PLC SBRY Director/PDMR Shareholding

  Sainsbury(J) PLC (SBRY) - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 5247O
Sainsbury(J) PLC
11 October 2012

11 October 2012

J Sainsbury plc

Purchase of ordinary shares  of 28 ^4/[7] pence  in J Sainsbury plc  ('Shares' 
and the  'Company', respectively)  by  Directors of  the Company  and  Persons 
Discharging Managerial  Responsibility  (PDMRs) under  the  Sainsbury's  Share 
Purchase Plan ('SSPP').

The Company was notified on 11  October 2012 that the following Directors  and 
other Persons Discharging Managerial  Responsibility for the Company  acquired 
Shares under the SSPP  on 11 October 2012  held through Computershare  Company 
Nominees Limited - ESS (the 'Trustee'):

Director                  Number of Partnership shares  Total holding
                          purchased at 356.6 pence per  following notification
Justin King               32                            825,810
John Rogers               33                            210,638
Person Discharging
Managerial Responsibility
Helen Buck                32                            166,759
Gwyn Burr                 32                            273,068
Tim Fallowfield           32                            348,504
Rob Fraser                33                            10,208
Neil Sachdev              32                            46,569

The SSPP operates as follows

· Each month the Trustee  uses participants' contributions (which may  not 
exceed £115 per participant per four weekly period) to purchase Shares in  the 
market. These shares are called 'Partnership Shares'.

For further information please contact

Philip Davies +44 (0) 20 7695 3681


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