BT Group PLC BT.A Transaction in Own Shares

  BT Group PLC (BT.A) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 1541R
BT Group PLC
14 November 2012

14 November 2012

                                 BT GROUP PLC


BT Group plc announces that on 14 November 2012 it purchased from Merrill
Lynch International 1,000,000 ordinary shares at an average price of 225.6166
pence per share. The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares.

BT Group plc's capital consists of 8,151,227,029 ordinary shares with voting
rights. Following the above purchase, BT Group plc holds 273,308,339 ordinary
shares as treasury shares. Therefore the total number of voting rights in BT
Group plc is 7,877,918,690.

The above figure 7,877,918,690 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, BT Group plc under
the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

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