Announcements

Northern Venture Trust PLC.


RNS Number:1239O
Northern Venture Trust PLC
15 February 2008


NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC

15 FEBRUARY 2008


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


1. Name of the issuer 2. State whether the notification relates to (i) a
transaction notified in accordance with DTR
3.1.2 R

NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC
; or

(ii) a disclosure made in
accordance with section 793 of the Companies Act
2006;

(i)


3. Name of person discharging managerial 4. State whether
notification relates to a person
responsibilities/director connected with a person discharging
managerial responsibilities/director named in 3
JOHN RANDOLPH HUSTLER and identify the connected person

No


5. Indicate whether the notification is in 6. Description of shares
(including class),
respect debentures or derivatives or financial
instruments relating to shares
of a holding of the person referred to in 3
or

4 above or in respect of a non-beneficial
interest3 ORDINARY SHARES OF 25 PENCE

AS IN 3 ABOVE


7. Name of registered shareholders(s) and, if 8. State the nature of the
transaction
more than one, the number of shares held by
each of them
MARKET PURCHASE

Smith & Williamson Nominees Limited

9. Number of shares, debentures or financial 10. Percentage of issued
class acquired (treasury
instruments relating to shares acquired shares of that class should not be taken into
account when calculating percentage)
15,000
0.04%


12. Percentage of issued class disposed (treasury
11. Number of shares, debentures or financial
instruments relating to shares disposed shares of that class should not be taken into
account when calculating percentage)

N/A

N/A
13. Price per share or value of transaction 14. Date and place of
transaction

63.5 PENCE
14 February 2008, LONDON


15. Total holding following notification and 16. Date issuer informed of
transaction
total 14 February 2008
percentage holding following notification
(any treasury shares should not be taken
into account when calculating percentage)

88,737 ORDINARY SHARES OF 5 PENCE, 0.23%.
20,600 C SHARES OF 75 PENCE, 0.10%


If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options by
the issuer

complete the following boxes


17. Date of grant 18. Period during which or date on which it can

be exercised


19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the 20. Description of shares or
debentures involved

option (class and number)


21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) 22. Total number of shares
or debentures over
or which options held following notification
indication that price is to be fixed at the
time of exercise


23. Any additional information 24. Name of contact and telephone number for
queries

C D MELLOR 0191 244 6012


Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making
notification

CHRISTOPHER DAVID MELLOR

COMPANY SECRETARY

__________________________________________________________


Date of notification ____15 FEBRUARY 2008________________


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