Morrison W.Sprmkts MRW Transaction in Own Shares

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

RNS Number : 9374Q
Morrison(Wm.)Supermarkets PLC
12 November 2012






Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc ("the Company") announces that on 12 November
2012 it purchased through Jefferies International Limited 1,200,000 ordinary
shares at an average price of 264.895 pence per share.

These shares will be cancelled.

In accordance with the provisions of Listing Rule 12.6.4 the Company announces
that on 12 November 2012 it transferred 97,222 ordinary shares fromits
treasury account. This was for the purpose of an all employee Sharesave
scheme.

Following the above, the Company holds 3,784,809 ordinary shares as treasury
shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue is 2,373,583,062
(excluding ordinary shares held as treasury shares).

The total number of voting rights in the Company, excluding treasury shares,
is 2,373,583,062. This figure 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.





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