As required by paragraph 9.11 of the Listing Rules, we advise that the Company
has been informed by Barclays PLC, in a letter dated 14th February 2005 and
received by post after close of business on 16th February 2005, that Barclays
PLC has increased its holding such that it has a notifiable interest in EMI
Group plc Ordinary Shares of 14p each and, as at 11th February 2005, held
23,954,306 shares, being 3.033% of the shares in issue.