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UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying
issuer                                             NEXT FIFTEEN
of existing shares to which voting rights are       COMMUNICATIONS GROUP PLC
attached: ^ ii
2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
                                                                     X
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                     
Other (please specify):                                            
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the      HARGREAVE HALE LIMITED
notification obligation: ^ iii
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                 DISCRETIONARY CLIENTS
(if different from 3.):^iv
5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or              11 NOVEMBER 2013
reached: ^v
6. Date on which issuer notified:              12 NOVEMBER 2013
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or         5%
reached: ^vi, vii

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

if possible    Number         Number         Number                 Number of voting    % of voting
using          of              of             of shares               rights               rights ^x
the ISIN       Shares          Voting         Direct    Indirect     Direct  Indirect    Direct  Indirect
CODE                           Rights                                 ^xi      ^xii
GB0030026057   2,935,000       2,935,000                3,785,000            3,785,000           6.3340%


B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                                                   Number of voting
Type of financial        Expiration       Exercise/                rights that may be      % of voting
instrument              date ^xiii      Conversion Period ^xiv  acquired if the         rights
                                                                   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/    Number of voting
financial          Exercise        Expiration   Conversion  rights instrument     % of voting rights
instrument          price            date ^xvii    period       refers to              ^xix, xx
                                                   ^xviii
                                                                                  Nominal        Delta
                                                                                                      

Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights                                     Percentage of voting rights
3,785,000                                                    6.3340%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or
the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: ^xxi
All of these shares are held for unit trusts operated by Marlborough Fund
Managers Ltd, for whom Hargreave Hale Ltd manages the investments on a
discretionary basis.

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:                           
14. Contact name:                                      David Clueit
15. Contact telephone number:                          01253 754739

Contact:

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