Guinness Peat Grp GPG Disposal of Investment

  Guinness Peat Grp (GPG) - Disposal of Investment

RNS Number : 3198R
Guinness Peat Group PLC
16 November 2012




                                      

                                      

                                      

                                      

                                      

                           GUINNESS PEAT GROUP plc

                           ("GPG" or "the Company")

                                      

                                      

                                 ANNOUNCEMENT

                                      

                                      

                                      

                                      

                                      

                                      

GPG announces  that  it  has completed  the  sale  of its  entire  holding  of 
1,428,174 Ordinary Shares in Newbury Racecourse  plc, a company quoted on  the 
PLUS Stock  Exchange in  the UK.  The cash  consideration of  £6,426,783  was 
received on completion.











Chris Healy

Company Secretary

Guinness Peat Group plc

Tel: +44 20 7484 3370







16 November 2012

















Enquiry details are:



New   Zealand    and   Australian    media:   Geoff    Senescall 
on: +64 9 309 5659

UK    media: 
Kevin Smith on: +44 20 7282 1054





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