Announcements

Northern Investors Company PLC.


RNS Number:3045J
Northern Investors Co PLC
21 September 2006


NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


1. Name of listed company

Northern Investors Company PLC


2. Name of shareholder having a major interest

Middlesbrough Council


3. Please state whether notification indicates that it is regarding the holding
of the shareholder named in 2 above; in respect of a nonbeneficial 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


4. Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the number of
shares held by each of them

Nortrust Nominees Limited


5. Number of shares / amount of stock acquired

1,182,000


6 Percentage of issued class (any treasury shares held by the listed company
should not be taken into account when calculating percentage)

5.99%


7. Number of shares / amount of stock disposed


8 Percentage of issued class (any treasury shares held by the listed company
should not be taken into account when calculating percentage)


9. Class of security

Ordinary shares of 25p


10. Date of transaction

20 September 2006


11. Date listed company informed

21 September 2006


12. Total holding following this notification

2,575,620


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)

13.06%


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

Christopher Mellor (Company Secretary)

Date of notification

21 September 2006


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