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Friday 03 August, 2007

Beazley Group PLC

Holding(s) in Company

Beazley Group PLC
03 August 2007


                                                                   3 August 2007


                               Beazley Group plc

                                  Schedule 10
                   Notification of Major Interests in Shares



1. Name of company

Beazley Group plc


2. Name of shareholder having a major interest

Aberforth Partners LLP


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


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

Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust plc                  7,858,870
Aberforth UK Small Companies Fund                      7,186,500
Aberforth Geared Capital & Income Trust plc            1,492,029
The Church Commissioners for England                   1,340,800


5. Number of shares/amount of stock acquired

n/a


6. Percentage of issued class

n/a


7. Number of shares/amount of stock disposed

261,201


8. Percentage of issued class

0.07%


9. Class of security

Ordinary share of 5p


10. Date of transaction

2 August 2007


11. Date company informed

3 August 2007


12. Total holding following the notification

17,878,199


13. Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification

4.87%


14. Any additional information

Position notified as at 03 August 2007


15. Name of contact and telephone number for queries

A R Manners 020 7667 0623


16. Name and signature of authorized company official responsible for making
this notification

Arthur Manners, Company Secretary



Date of notification - 3 August 2007




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