Go-Ahead Group PLC GOG Holding(s) in Company

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RNS Number : 4074P
Go-Ahead Group PLC
24 October 2012




TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares



1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
voting rights are attached:



The Go-Ahead Group plc





2. Reason for the notification (please place an X inside the appropriate
bracket/s):



An acquisition or disposal of voting rights: (X)



An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may
result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are
attached: ( )



An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to
qualifying financial instruments: ( )



An event changing the breakdown of voting rights: ( )



Other (please specify): ( )





3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification obligation:

The Capital Group Companies, Inc





4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):

See Schedule A





5. Date of transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached
if different):

22 October 2012



6. Date on which issuer notified:

23 October 2012



7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:

6%



8. Notified Details:



A: Voting rights attached to shares



Class/type of shares if possible use   Situation previous to the triggering
ISIN CODE                                           transaction
                                     Number of shares  Number of voting rights
GB0003753778                         2,554,196         2,554,196





                         Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Class/type of shares if Number of shares Number of voting  % of voting rights
possible use ISIN CODE                    rights
                         Direct Indirect  Direct  Indirect  Direct   Indirect
GB0003753778                    2,582,560         2,582,560          6.0054%



B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction



Type of     Expiration Exercise/conversion No. of voting rights that   % of
financial   date       period/date         may be acquired (if the     voting
instrument                                 instrument exercised/       rights
                                           converted)



C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction



Type of     Exercise Expiration Exercise   No. of voting rights  % of voting
financial   price    date       Conversion instrument refers to  rights
instrument                      period
                                                                 Nominal Delta



Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting rights % of voting rights
2,582,560               6.0054%





9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:

See Schedule A



Proxy Voting:



10. Name of proxy holder:



11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:



12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:



13. Additional information: 



14. Contact name:



15. Contact telephone number:





                                  Schedule A


As of 22 October 2012

The Go-Ahead Group plc


+----------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|                                   |Number of shares|Percent of Outstanding|
|------------------------------------+----------------+----------------------|
|The Capital group Companies, Inc.   |       2,582,560|                6.005%|
|(“CG”) holdings                     |                |                      |
|                                   |                |                      |
|------------------------------------+----------------+----------------------|
|Holdings by CG Management Companies |               |                     |
|and Funds                           |                |                      |
|------------------------------------+----------------+----------------------|
|Capital Research and Management    |       2,582,560|                6.005%|
|Company                             |                |                      |
|------------------------------------+----------------+----------------------|
|  *Capital Income Builder          |               |                     |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------------+







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