As required by paragraph 9.11 of the Listing Rules, we advise that the Company
has been informed by Aviva plc, in a letter dated 14th July 2003 and received
by fax on 14th July 2003, that, as of 11th July 2003, it had decreased its
holding such that it no longer had a notifiable interest in EMI Group plc
Ordinary Shares of 14p each.
The same letter also stated that as of the same date, by reason of the
provisions of the Companies Act 1985, Morley Fund Management Ltd (a subsidiary
of Aviva plc) no longer had a notifiable interest in EMI Group plc Ordinary
Shares of 14p each.