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The Weir Group PLC : Director/PDMR Shareholding

               The Weir Group PLC : Director/PDMR Shareholding

Notification of Transactions of Directors/Persons Discharging Managerial
Responsibility and Connected Persons

All relevant boxes should be completed in block capital letters.

1.  Name of the issuer                   2.  State whether the notification
                                             relates to (i) a
    THE WEIR GROUP PLC                       transaction notified in
                                             accordance with DTR 3.1.2 R,
                                             (ii) a disclosure made in
                                             LR 9.8.6R(1) or
                                             (iii) a disclosure made in
                                             accordance with section 793 of
                                             the Companies Act (2006).

3.  Name of person discharging           4.  State whether notification
    managerial                               relates to a person
    responsibilities/director                connected with a person
                                             discharging managerial
    GAVIN NICOL                              responsibilities/director named
                                             in 3 and identify the connected

5.  Indicate whether the notification is 6.  Description of shares (including
    in respect of a holding of the           class), debentures or derivatives
    person referred to in 3 or 4 above       or financial instruments relating
    or in respect of a nonbeneficial         to shares
    interest 1
                                             ORDINARY SHARES OF 12.5P EACH
    3 ABOVE
7.  Name of registered shareholders(s)   8.  State the nature of the
    and, if more than one, the number of     transaction
    shares held by each of them
                                             SALE OF SHARES
    GAVIN NICOL - 12,427
9.  Number of shares, debentures or      10. Percentage of issued class
    financial instruments relating to        acquired (treasury shares of that
    shares acquired                          class should not be taken into
                                             account when calculating
    0                                        percentage)

11. Number of shares, debentures or      12. Percentage of issued class
    financial instruments relating to        disposed (treasury shares of that
    shares disposed                          class should not be taken into
                                             account when calculating
    10,890                                   percentage)
13. Price per share or value of          14. Date and place of transaction
                                             27 FEBRUARY 2013, LONDON
15. Total holding following notification 16. Date issuer informed of
    and total percentage holding             transaction
    following notification (any treasury
    shares should not be taken into          27 FEBRUARY 2013
    account when calculating percentage)


If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options
by the issuer complete the following boxes

17. Date of grant                    18. Period during which or date on which
19. Total amount paid (if any) for   20. Description of shares or debentures
    grant of the option                  involved (class and number)
21. Exercise price (if fixed at time 22. Total number of shares or debentures
    of grant) or                         over which options held following
    indication that price is to be       notification
    fixed at the time of exercise
23. Any additional information       24. Name of contact and telephone number
                                         for queries

Name of authorised official of issuer responsible for making notification


Date of notification   

27 FEBRUARY 2013


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Source: The Weir Group PLC via Thomson Reuters ONE
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