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 16th February 2005 and
received by post after the close of business on 18th February 2005, that, as at
15th February 2005, Barclays PLC ceased to have a notifiable interest in EMI
Group plc Ordinary Shares of 14p each.