As required by Listing Rule 9.6.7, the Company advises that it has been
informed by Barclays PLC, in a letter dated 31st May 2006 and received by post
on 5th June 2006, 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
30th May 2006, held 27,320,013 shares, being 3.45% of the shares in issue.