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Thursday 16 March, 2006

Rightmove Plc

Director/PDMR Shareholding

Rightmove Plc
16 March 2006


Rightmove plc
16 March 2006


NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL
RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS

For the purposes of section 329 of the Companies Act 1985 and Paragraph 3.1.4R
of the Disclosure Rules, Rightmove plc (the 'Company') announces that:


(1) on 16 March 2006 the following directors of the Company acquired ordinary
shares of 1p each in the capital of the Company ('Ordinary Shares') at a price
per share of 335p:

Name of Director     No. of Ordinary Shares   Percentage of the
                           purchased          Company's issued
                                                share capital
Jonathan Agnew             40,298(a)                0.03%
Nigel Cooper               35,820                   0.03%


As a result of these acquisitions, the respective interests in Ordinary Shares
of Mr Agnew and Mr Cooper are as set out above;

(2) the following directors and Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility
('PDMR') of the Company have been granted options to acquire Ordinary Shares
under the rules of the Rightmove Approved Executive Share Option Plan (the
'Approved Plan') and the Rightmove Unapproved Executive Share Option Plan (the
'Unapproved Plan')

Name of Director     No. of Ordinary Shares    Total number of
                      granted under option  Ordinary Shares over
                                              which options are
                                                    held
Scott Forbes              1,988,729(b)            1,988,729
Ed Williams               1,988,729(c)            3,510,029
Nick McKittrick             994,364(c)            1,984,364
Graham Zacharias            994,364(c)              994,364


Name of PDMR         No. of Ordinary Shares    Total number of
                      granted under option  Ordinary Shares over
                                              which options are
                                                    held
Paul Creffield             397,746(c)              397,746
Scott Marshall             265,164(c)              265,164
Justin Figgins             265,164(c)              265,164
Miles Shipside             265,164(c)            1,255,164


Options under the Approved Plan were granted on 14 March 2006 and are
exercisable at 410p per Ordinary Share. Options under the Unapproved Plan were
granted on 15 March 2006 and are exercisable at an exercise price of 335p per
Ordinary Share. No amount was payable in respect of the grant of any of these
options.

Options granted under the Approved Plan to the directors and PDMRs specified
above are normally exercisable in three equal (so far as practicable) tranches
commencing on the third, fourth and fifth anniversary of 14 March 2006. Options
granted under the Unapproved Plan to the directors and PDMRs specified above
(other than Scott Forbes) are normally exercisable in three equal (so far as
practicable) tranches commencing on the third, fourth and fifth anniversary of
15 March 2006.

The options granted to Scott Forbes under the Unapproved Plan are normally
exercisable in three equal (so far as practicable) tranches commencing on the
first, second and third anniversary of 15 March 2006;

(3) on 15 March 2006, in accordance with the offer made pursuant to the
prospectus published by the Company on 22 February 2006, the following directors
and PDMR of the Company sold Ordinary Shares at 335p per Ordinary Share:

Name of             No. of     No. of Ordinary  Percentage of the
Director           Ordinary      Shares held    Company's issued
                 Shares sold      after sale      share capital
                                                   after sale
Ed Williams        970,200        1,185,800           0.9%
Nick McKittrick    689,333          388,667           0.3%


Name of PDMR        No. of     No. of Ordinary  Percentage of the
                   Ordinary      Shares held    Company's issued
                 Shares sold      after sale      share capital
                                                   after sale
Miles Shipside     689,333         388,667            0.3%


(4) on 15 March 2006, Scott Marshall, a PDMR, exercised options over 774,400
Ordinary Shares at an aggregate exercise price of £124,952.96. These options
were granted to Mr Marshall on 30 July 2004 under the Company's Enterprise
Management Scheme. As a result of the exercise of these options, Mr Marshall's
interest in Ordinary Shares (excluding the options granted under the Approved
Plan and Unapproved Plan outlined above) is 774,400 Ordinary Shares representing
0.6 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital.


Notes:

All calculations are based on the Company having 129,156,718 Ordinary Shares
in issue after the completion of the transactions referred to in this
notification and other exercises of options under the Company's Enterprise
Management Scheme.

(a) 30,000 Ordinary Shares are held beneficially by Mr Agnew's wife, with the
remainder held by Mr Agnew.

(b) All options granted pursuant to the Unapproved Plan.

(c) 7,317 Ordinary Shares are subject to an option granted pursuant to the
Approved Plan, with the remainder being subject to an option granted pursuant to
the Unapproved Plan.


Graham Zacharias
Company Secretary

16 March 2006




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