As required by paragraph 9.11 of the Listing Rules, we advise that the Company
has been informed by AXA Investment Managers UK Ltd, in a letter dated and
received by fax after the close of business on 22nd November 2004, that, as of
that date, AXA S.A. and its subsidiaries ceased to have a notifiable interest
in EMI Group plc Ordinary Shares of 14p each.