Announcements

Northern Venture Trust PLC.


RNS Number:4201O
Northern Venture Trust PLC
20 February 2008

NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC


20 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

Ross Stevenson PETERS 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
of a holding of the person referred to in 3
or instruments relating to shares

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

Pershing Keen 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)

7,500

0.02%


Number of shares, debentures or financial 12. Percentage of issued
class disposed (treasury

11. 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

65 PENCE

18 February 2008, LONDON


15. Total holding following notification and 16. Date issuer informed of
transaction
total

percentage holding following notification
19 February 2008
(any treasury shares should not be taken
into

account when calculating percentage)


42,500 ORDINARY SHARES OF 25 PENCE, 0.11%


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 ____20 FEBRUARY 2008________________


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