13 November 2000
The Company has been advised that Starlight Investments Ltd.
has purchased 288,460 ordinary shares in the Company.
Following this purchase, the total interest of Starlight
Investments Ltd. in the share capital of the Company is
4,288,463 ordinary shares, representing approximately 8.20%
of the issued share capital of the Company.
Mid-States PLC 020 7603 1515
Anthony Hunter, Company Secretary
Square Mile Communications 020 7601 1000
Kirsty Hall or Georgina Briscoe