As required by paragraph 9.11 of the Listing Rules, we advise that the Company
has been informed by Insight Investment Management Ltd, in a letter dated 8th
November 2002 and received on 11th November 2002, that HBOS plc has increased
its holding such that it has a notifiable interest in EMI Group plc Ordinary
Shares of 14p each and, as at 8th November 2002, held 24,297,253 shares, being
3.08% of the shares in issue.