PENDRAGON PLC: Holding(s) in Company

For filings with the FSA include the annex                                       


        
                                                                                


    
For filings with issuer exclude the annex                                        


        
                                                                                
        
    TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi                                 
        
                                                                                
        


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer                      
Pendragon PLC   
of existing shares to which voting rights are                                    
    
attached:ii                                                                      


        
                                                                                
        
    2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):       
        
                                                                                
        


An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                      
Yes   
                                                                             
    
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 the             Legal & General Group Plc 
(L&G)    
notification obligation:iii                                                      


        
                                                                                


    
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                                     N/A           
    
 (if different from 3.):iv                                                       


        
                                                                                


    
5. Date of the transaction and date on                                           
    
which the threshold is crossed or                            30 November 2012    
    
reached: v                                                                       


        
                                                                                


    
6. Date on which issuer notified:                            05 December 2012    


        
                                                                                


    
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                        L&G (Below 3%)     
    
reached: vi, vii                                                                 


        
                                                                                
        


8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix 
Class/type of      Situation                     Resulting situation after       
      
shares             previous                           the triggering             


          
               to the triggering                        transaction             
          
                  transaction                                                   


      
if possible                                                                      
      
using            Number   Number      Number             Number of          % 
of  voting  
the ISIN CODE      of       of      of shares              voting             
rights x     


                 Shares   Voting                           rights               
          
                          Rights                                                
          


                                  Direct      Direct xi  Indirect xii  
Direct Indirect 
                                                                             
      
Ordinary Share 21,944,431                                                        
      
(GB00B1JQBT10)                      42,801,645    42,801,645                
2.98           


               as on 14/                                                        
          
                07/2009                                                         
          
                                                                                
          
                                                                                
          
                                                                                


      
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                                              


          
                                                                                


      
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


          
                                                                                


      
Type of financial   Expiration        Exercise/          Number of voting     % 
of voting  
instrument      date xiii   Conversion Period xiv   rights that may be      
 rights    


                                                          acquired if the       
          
                                                           instrument is        
          
                                                       exercised/ converted.    
          
                                                                                
          
                                                                                
          
                                                                                
          
    C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial   


    
Instruments xv, xvi                                                              


        
                                                                                


    
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


        
                                                                                


    
Type of financial Exercise Expiration    Exercise/    Number of voting     % of 
voting   
instrument      price    date xvii   Conversion    rights instrument  rights 
xix, xx  


                                       period xviii       refers to             
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        


                                                                     
Nominal  Delta  


                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
    Total (A+B+C)                                                                   
        
                                                                                
        
        Number of voting rights                    Percentage of voting rights  
        
                                                                                
        
               42,801,645                                     2.98%             
        
                                                                                
        
    9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the  


                   
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi                   


                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Group Plc (Direct and Indirect) (Group)                          


                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings) Limited (LGIMH) (Direct and     
                   
Indirect)                                                                        


                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Investment Management Limited (Indirect) (LGIM)                  


                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Group Plc (Direct) (L&G) (21,944,431 - 3.34% = LGAS, LGLP &      
                   
PMC)                                                                             


                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Group PLC (Direct) (L&G) (42,801,645 - 2.98% = LGAS, LGPL &      
                   
PMC)                                                                             


                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings Limited        Legal & General   
                   
Insurance Holdings LImited (Direct)                                              


                       
                                                                                


                   
(Direct) (LGIMHD)                                                                


                       
                                                                         (LGIH) 
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Assurance (Pensions Management) Limited       Legal & General    
                   
Assurance Society Limited (LGAS (PMC)                                            


                       
                                                                                


                   
& LGPL)                                                                          


                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                


                   
Legal & General Pensions Limited (Direct) (LGPL)                                 


                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
                                                                                
                       
    Proxy Voting:                                                                   
        
                                                                                


    
10. Name of the proxy holder:                                                    


    N/A 
                                                                                


    
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease                              
N/A 
to hold:                                                                         


        
                                                                                


    
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold                                
N/A 
voting rights:                                                                   


        
                                                                                
        


                                  Notification using the voting rights figure 
of       
13. Additional information:                         1,433,106,029                


        
                                                                                
        
     14. Contact name:                             Richard Maloney              
        
                                                                                


     
15. Contact telephone                            01623 725200                 


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


    
Annex: Notification of major interests in sharesxxii                             


        
                                                                                
        
                                                                               

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

Full name                                                                       


    
(including legal form of legal entities)                                         


        
                                                                                


    
Contact address                                                                  
    
(registered office for legal entities)                                           


        
                                                                                


    
Phone number & email                                                             


        
                                                                                


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


        
                                                                                
        
    B: Identity of the notifier, if applicable

Full name                                                                       
        
                                                                                


    
Contact address                                                                  


        
                                                                                


    
Phone number & email                                                             


        
                                                                                


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


        
                                                                                
        
    C: Additional information                                                       
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
    For notes on how to complete form TR-1 please see the FSA website.



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