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Tuesday 22 March, 2005

Virgin Mobile Hldgs

Holding(s) in Company

Virgin Mobile Holdings (UK) PLC
22 March 2005

                           SCHEDULE 10
 
             NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


1)   NAME OF COMPANY

     VIRGIN MOBILE HOLDINGS (UK) PLC

2)   NAME OF SHAREHOLDER HAVING A MAJOR INTEREST

     SEE BOXES 3 AND 4 BELOW

3)   Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of 
     holding of the 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 age of 18

     NOTIFICATION BY AVIVA PLC ON BEHALF OF MORLEY FUND MANAGEMENT LIMITED
     (A SUBSIDIARY OF AVIVA PLC) AND ON BEHALF OF AVIVA PLC

     (SEE ALSO BOX 14 BELOW)

4)   Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the 
     number of shares held by each of them.

     REGISTERED HOLDERS                                  NUMBER OF SHARES

     BNY NORWICH UNION NOMINEES LTD                      658,951
                                                         (MATERIAL)

     CHASE GA GROUP NOMINEES LTD                         14,103,303
                                                         (MATERIAL)

     CHASE NOMINEES LTD                                  732,183
                                                         (MATERIAL)

     CUIM NOMINEE LTD                                    193,900
                                                         (MATERIAL)

5)   Number of shares/amount of stock acquired.

     840,000

6)   Percentage of issued Class


7)   Number of shares/amount of stock disposed


8)   Percentage of issued Class


9)   Class of security

     ORDINARY SHARES OF 10 PENCE EACH

10)  Date of transaction

     18TH MARCH 2005

11)  Date company informed

     21 MARCH 2005

12)  Total holding following this notification

     15,688,337 
               
13)  Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification

     6.28% BASED ON 250,000,000 ISSUED SHARES

14)  Any additional information

     THE NOTIFICATION STATES THAT AVIVA PLC IS ONLY REQUIRED TO NOTIFY INTERESTS
     WHICH ARE DEFINED AS MATERIAL INTERESTS WHEN THE HOLDING IS EQUAL TO 3%
     OR MORE OF THE COMPANY'S RELEVANT SHARE CAPITAL.  THE TERM MATERIAL
     INTERESTS EXCLUDE CERTAIN CATEGORIES WHERE AVIVA PLC DOES NOT HOLD A
     BENEFICIAL INTEREST, FOR EXAMPLE WHERE THE SHARES ARE HELD IN AN 
     AUTHORISED UNIT TRUST SCHEME OR OPEN ENDED INVESTMENT COMPANY.  HOLDINGS
     IN THOSE CATEGORIES ARE THEREFORE NOT INCLUDED IN THE HOLDING NOTIFIED.

15)  Name of contact and telephone number for queries

     PHILIP AULD
     TEL. 01225 895943

16)  Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for 
     making this notification

     Date of Notification ....  22 MARCH 2005  ....................






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