Announcements

Northern Investors Company PLC.


RNS Number:7150I
Northern Investors Co PLC
08 September 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

Northern Investors Company PLC NORTH YORKSHIRE PENSION FUND


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

As in 2 above Greenwood Nominees Limited


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

- 250,000 1.27%


9. Class of security 10. Date of 11. Date listed
transaction company informed

Ordinary shares of 25p 18 AUGUST 2006 8 SEPTEMBER 2006


12. Total holding following this notification 13. Total percentage holding of issued class
following this notification (any treasury
shares held by the listed company should
not be taken into account when calculating
percentage)

1,182,000 5.99%


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 ______8 SEPTEMBER _______________2006 _________


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