As required by paragraph 9.11 of the Listing Rules, we advise that the Company
has been informed by Citibank, N.A. on behalf of Standard Life Investments, in
a letter dated and received by fax on 21st July 2004, that Standard Life Group
has increased its holding in EMI Group plc Ordinary Shares of 14p each and, as
at 20th July 2004, held 31,750,166 shares, being 4.021% of the shares in issue.