Johnson Fry Utilities Trust PLC
17 March 2000
The Company has today been informed that on 17 March 2000 Mr Michael Derek
Wigley, a Director of the Company, purchased 40,000 income 25p shares in the
Company on behalf of his wife, Mrs S L Wigley, at a price of 90.0p per share.
As a result of the above transactions, Mr Wigley is deemed to have a
beneficial interest in 123,710 income 25p shares, representing 0.21% of issued
class of capital.
Mr Wigley continues to have an interest in 61,120 ordinary 25p shares.