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Friday 18 July, 2003

Taylor Nelson Sofres

Holding(s) in Company

Taylor Nelson Sofres PLC
18 July 2003

                                  SCHEDULE 10

                   NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES



All relevant boxes should be completed in block capital letters.
1.   Name of company                                   Name of shareholder having a major interest



     TAYLOR NELSON SOFRES plc                          STANDARD LIFE INVESTMENTS LIMITED


3.   Please state whether notification indicates   4.  Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one
     that it is in respect of holding of the           holder, the number of shares held by each of them
     shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of
     a non-beneficial interest or in the case of
     an individual holder if it is a holding of
     that person's spouse or children under the        N/A
     age of 18



     2. ABOVE
5.   Number of shares/    6.  Percentage of issued 7.  Number of shares/amount 8. Percentage of issued class
     amount of stock          class                    of stock disposed
     acquired



     855,155                                                                      N/A
                              0.193%                   N/A




9. Class of security                             10.    Date of transaction   11.   Date company informed



                                                        18/07/03                    18/07/03

   ORDINARY SHARES, 5 PENCE EACH




12.  Total holding following this notification     13.   Total percentage holding of issued class following
                                                         this notification



                                                         3.18%
     14,076,406

14.  Any additional information                    15. Name of contact and telephone number for queries





     N/A                                               JUDITH GEORGE, ASSISTANT COMPANY SECRETARY

                                                       020 897 4655 OR 07734 044320

                                                       SOFIA BERNSAND, COMPANY SECRETARIAL ASSISTANT

                                                       0208 967 2230




16.  Name and signature of authorised company official

     Responsible for making this notification





     IAN PORTAL, GROUP COMPANY SECRETARY


Date of notification 18 JULY 2003






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