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RNS Number : 3215Q
Go-Ahead Group PLC
05 November 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):

31 October 2012



6. Date on which issuer notified:

1 November 2012



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

Above 7%



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                         2,907,154         2,907,154





                         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                    3,168,154         3,168,154          7.3672%



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
3,168,154               7.3672%





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:





Note: Annex should only be submitted to the FSA not the issuer





Annex: Notification of major interests in shares



A: Identity of the persons or legal entity subject to the notification
obligation



Full name (including legal form of legal entities):

The Capital Group Companies, Inc.



Contact address (registered office for legal entities):

333 South Hope Street, 55^th Floor, Los Angeles, California 90071



Phone number & email:

(213) 615-0469

GRGroup@capgroup.com



Other useful information (at least legal representative for legal persons):

……………..



B: Identity of the notifier, if applicable



Full name:

Vivien Tan



Contact address:

333 South Hope Street, 55^th Floor, Los Angeles, California 90071



Phone number & email:

(213) 615-0469



Other useful information (e.g. functional relationship with the person or
legal entity subject to the notification obligation):

Fax: (213) 615-4056



C: Additional information:

Due to a company reorganization, Capital Group International, Inc. ("CGII")
and Capital Research and Management Company ("CRMC") will no longer report
relevant holdings separately. With effect from 1 September 2012, the holdings
under management will be reported in aggregate by the group's parent company,
The Capital Group Companies, Inc ("CGC").



                                      

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