As required by Listing Rule 9.6.7, the Company advises that it has been
informed by Deutsche Bank AG London, in a letter dated and received by fax
after the close of business on 20th February 2006, that Deutsche Bank AG and
its subsidiaries have increased their holding in EMI Group plc Ordinary Shares
of 14p each and, as at 20th February 2006, held 48,569,217 shares, being 6.14%
of the shares in issue.