FIRSTGROUP PLC: Total Voting Rights

1 May 2013 
                            FirstGroup plc                                  
                       Voting Rights and Capital                            
In conformity with the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rule 5.6.1, FirstGroup
plc advises that as at 1 May 2013 its capital consists of 482,067,170 ordinary
shares of 5 pence each. FirstGroup plc holds 160,779 of its ordinary shares in
treasury. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in FirstGroup plc is
481,906,391. 
The above figure (481,906,391) may be used by shareholders as the denominator
for the calculations by which they determine if they are required to notify
their interest in, or a change in their interest in, FirstGroup plc under the
FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules. 
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