PHSC PLC: Holding(s) in Company

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi                                  


        
                                                                                
        

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer                              


    
of existing shares to which voting rights are                                   
PHSC Plc
attached:ii                                                                      


        
                                                                                


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


        
                                                                                


    
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                      


        
                                                                                


    
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                                 


       X
                                                                                


    
Other (please specify):                                                          


        
                                                                                


    
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                                     
Downing LLP
notification obligation:iii                                                      


        
                                                                                


    
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                                  Downing Income 
VCT 4 plc
 (if different from 3.):iv                                            Downing 
Income plc 
                                                                             
    
5. Date of the transaction and date on                                           
    
which the threshold is crossed or                                               
01/10/13
reached: v                                                                       


        
                                                                                


    
6. Date on which issuer notified:                                               
01/10/13 
                                                                             
    
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                                          
5% to 4%
reached: vi, vii                                                                 


        
                                                                                
        


8. Notified details:                                                            
                     
                                                                                


                 
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix                                     


                     
                                                                                


                 
Class/type   Situation previous            Resulting situation after the 
triggering transaction      
of           to the triggering                                                   
                 
shares       transaction                                                         


                     
                                                                                
                     
                                                                                


                 
if possible  Number          Number        Number         Number of voting      
 % of  voting rights 
using        of              of            of shares      rights                
 x                   
the ISIN     Shares          Voting                                              
                 
CODE                         Rights                                              
                  
                                       Direct         Direct xi Indirect 
xii Direct  Indirect     


                                                                                
                     
                                                                                


                 
Ords 10p                                                                         
                 
GB0033113456 576,509         576,509       576,509                              
 4.54%                


                                                                                
                     
                                                                                
                     
                                                                                


                 
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       Exercise price Expiration   Exercise/       Number of voting 
rights   % of voting      
financial                    date xvii    Conversion      instrument refers to   
rights xix, xx   
instrument                                period xviii                           


                     
                                                                                
                     
                                                                                
                     
                                                                                
    Nominal Delta     
                                                                                
                     
                                                                                
                     
                                                                                


                 
Total (A+B+C)                                                                    


                     
                                                                                


                 
Number of voting rights                          Percentage of voting rights     


                     
                                                                                


                 
576,509                                          4.54%                           


                     
                                                                                
                     


9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the  


    
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi                   


        
                                                                                


    
Proxy Voting:                                                                    


        
                                                                                


    
10. Name of the proxy holder:                                                    


        
                                                                                


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


        
                                                                                


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


        
                                                                                


    
13. Additional information:                                            Company 
Secretary 
                                                                             
    
14. Contact name:                                                       Grant 
Whitehouse 
                                                                             
    
15. Contact telephone number:                                              0207 
416 7780 


                                                                                
        



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