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Friday 21 July, 2006

Henderson Smllr Cos

Listing Rule 9.6.13 R

Henderson Smaller Cos Inv Tst PLC
21 July 2006


HENDERSON GLOBAL INVESTORS
THE HENDERSON SMALLER COMPANIES INVESTMENT TRUST PLC

21 July 2006

              THE HENDERSON SMALLER COMPANIES INVESTMENT TRUST PLC

                             Listing Rule 9.6.13 R


In respect of the appointment to the board of Mr Keith Edward Percy, announced
earlier today, the following details are reported in accordance with Listing
Rule 9.6.13 R.

Mr Percy is Chairman of Brunner Investment Trust plc and a director of JP Morgan
Fleming Japanese Investment Trust plc and Standard Life Equity Income Trust plc.
  There have been no public criticisms of Mr Percy by any statutory or
regulatory authority, with the exception of a press release issued by IMRO in
January 1999 regarding Mr Percy being reprimanded.  IMRO stated that 'there is
no allegation of dishonesty or lack of integrity in Keith Percy's conduct'.
There is no other information to be disclosed under Listing Rule 9.6.13 R in
respect of Mr Percy.

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For further information, please contact:

Neil Hermon
Fund Manager
The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc
Telephone: 020 7818 4351

Theresa Wat
Deputy Fund Manager
The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc
Telephone: 020 7818 4644

James de Sausmarez
Head of Investment Trusts
Henderson Global Investors
Telephone: 020 7818 3349

Sarah Gibbons-Cook
Investor Relations and PR Manager
Henderson Global Investors
020 7818 3198


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