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 13th
May 2003 and received on 15th May 2003, that HBOS plc has decreased its
interest in EMI Group plc Ordinary Shares of 14p each and, as at 13th May 2003,
held 31,006,784 shares, being 3.93% of the shares in issue.