FIRSTGROUP PLC: Director/PDMR Shareholding

FirstGroup plc - Notification of Directors' Interests in Shares         
Each Non-Executive Director of the Company (other than David Begg and Colin
Hood who receive all of their fees in the form of shares in the Company) has
elected to receive 40% of his fees in the form of shares in the Company. Tim O'
Toole, Chief Executive, has elected to receive part of his remuneration each
month in the form of shares in the Company. Arrangements have been made for
these shares to be purchased on their behalf in the market on a regular basis. 
Purchases took place on 25 April 2013 in accordance with standing instructions
as follows: 
Director                               Ordinary Shares of 5 pence each 
                                                                  
Martin Gilbert                                                   2,906 
                                                                  
David Begg                                                       1,323 
                                                                  
Colin Hood                                                       1,075 
                                                                  
Tim O' Toole                                                     2,423 
                                                                  
Brian Wallace                                                      752 
                                                                  
John Sievwright                                                    900 
                                                                  
Jim Winestock                                                      757 
                                                                  
Mick Barker                                                        646 
Shares were purchased at a price of 216.9313 pence per share. 
The revised total beneficial holdings of the directors following these
transactions are: 
Director                               Ordinary Shares of 5 pence each 
                                                                  
Martin Gilbert                                                 270,214 
                                                                  
David Begg                                                      78,426 
                                                                  
Colin Hood                                                      33,388 
                                                                  
Tim O' Toole                                                   150,861 
                                                                  
Brian Wallace                                                    5,849 
                                                                  
John Sievwright                                                 65,566 
                                                                  
Jim Winestock                                                    4,975 
                                                                  
Mick Barker                                                     12,354 
26 April 2013 
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