Announcements

Northern 3 VCT PLC.




TIDMNTN

29 SEPTEMBER 2010

NORTHERN 3 VCT PLC (the "Company")

PURCHASE OF OWN SHARES AND TOTAL VOTING RIGHTS

The Company announces that on 29 September 2010 it purchased for cancellation
under an existing authority granted by shareholders 200,000 ordinary shares of
5p each in the market at a price of 74.6p, representing approximately 0.52 per
cent of the Company's issued ordinary share capital. There remain 38,790,760
ordinary shares in issue.

In conformity with the Transparency Directive, the Company notifies the market
that the capital of the Company consists of 38,790,760 ordinary shares with a
nominal value of 5p, with voting rights.

The Company does not hold any ordinary shares in treasury.

Therefore, the total number of voting rights in the Company is 38,790,760 (the
"Figure").

The Figure may be used by a shareholder or other person as the denominator for
the calculations by which he will determine if he is required to notify the
voting rights he holds in relation to the Company, or a change to those voting
rights, under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Enquiries:

Alastair Conn/Christopher Mellor, NVM Private Equity Limited - 0191 244 6000
Website: www.nvm.co.uk



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September 29, 2010 11:30 ET (15:30 GMT)