Announcements

Northern Investors Company PLC.


RNS Number:6605E
Northern Investors Co PLC
15 June 2006


NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

All relevant boxes should be completed in block capital letters.


1. Name of listed company 2. Name of shareholder with a major interest
EAST RIDING PENSION FUND
NORTHERN INVESTORS COMPANY PLC

3. Please state whether notification indicates that it is 4. Name of the
registered holder(s) and, if more than
regarding the holding of the shareholder named in 2 one holder, the
number of shares held by each of them
above; in respect of a non-beneficial interest; or in the
case of an individual holder if it is a holding of that EAST RIDING OF
YORKSHIRE COUNCIL PENSION A/C
person's spouse or children under the age of 18

AS IN 2 ABOVE


5. Number of 6. Percentage of issued 7. Number of 8. Percentage of issued
shares/amount of class (any treasury shares/amount of class (any treasury
stock acquired shares held by the listed stock disposed shares held by the listed
company should not be company
450,000 taken should not be taken
into account when into account when
calculating percentage) calculating
percentage)
2.28%


9. Class of security 10. Date of transaction 11. Date listed
9 JUNE 2006 company informed
ORDINARY SHARES OF 25P
15 JUNE 2006
12. Total holding following this notification 13. Total percentage holding
of issued class
following this notification (any treasury shares held by the listed
670,000 company should not be taken into account when calculating
percentage)

3.40%

14 Any additional information 15 Name of contact and
telephone number for queries

CHRISTOPHER MELLOR
0191 244 6012


16 Name and signature of duly authorised officer of the listed company
responsible for making this notification

C D MELLOR (COMPANY SECRETARY)

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Date of notification ______15 JUNE _______________2006 _________


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