Debenhams plc DEB Transaction in Own Shares

  Debenhams plc (DEB) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 3710S
Debenhams plc
29 November 2012




Transactions in Own Shares

Debenhams plc (the "Company") announces that on 29 November it carried out the
following transactions:

Transferred 25,434 ordinary shares (formerly held as treasury shares) to
participants of The Debenhams Performance Share Plan at a price of 0.01p per
share following the exercise of awards under that Plan;

Transferred 14,628 ordinary shares (formerly held as treasury shares) to
participants of the Debenhams 2006 Executive Share Option Scheme at a price of
85.45p per share following the exercise of options under that Scheme.

Purchased 200,000 of its ordinary shares of 0.01p each through Citigroup
Global Markets Ltd. at an average price of 117.36 pence per share. The highest
and lowest prices paid for these shares were 118.60 pence per share and 116.20
pence per share respectively. The purchased shares will all be held as
treasury shares.

Following the above transactions, the Company holds 29,025,538 ordinary shares
as treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding
shares held as treasury shares) is 1,257,780,761.

The total number of voting rights in the Company, excluding treasury shares,
as at 29 November is 1,257,780,761. 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,
Debenhams under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Enquiries:

Paul Eardley

Company Secretary

Tel: 020 7408 4444

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