Announcements

Northern Venture Trust PLC.




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23 DECEMBER 2010

NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC ("the Company")

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS/PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL
RESPONSIBILITY AND CONNECTED PERSONS

In accordance with the FSA's Disclosure Rules and Transparency Rules, the
Company announces the following changes to the beneficial interests of the
Directors in the Company's ordinary shares of 25p each following the allotment
of shares under the 2010/11 Offer for Subscription on 23 December 2010. The
Company was informed of the changes on 23 December 2010 and the transactions
took place in London on 23 December 2010.


Director Registered Previous Allotted Current % of share
shareholders shareholding under shareholding capital
Offer for currently
Subscription held
at 86.0p
per share



N J Beer N J Beer, L R 3,694 49,418 53,112 0.09%
Nominees Limited

E M P Denny E M P Denny 31,102 93,898 125,000 0.22%

J R Hustler J R Hustler, E M 54,131 63,051 117,182 0.21%
Hustler, Smith &
Williamson
Nominees Limited

R S Peters R S Peters, 115,558 13,971 129,529 0.23%
Pershing Nominees
Limited

H P Younger H P Younger, 4,516 19,535 24,051 0.04%
Murray Asset
Nominees Limited



Enquiries:

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

Neither the contents of the NVM Private Equity Limited website nor the contents
of any website accessible from hyperlinks on the NVM Private Equity Limited
website (or any other website) is incorporated into, or forms part of, this
announcement.







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