As required by Listing Rule 9.6.7, the Company advises that it has been
informed by Fidelity Investments International, in a letter dated 25th July
2006 and received after the close of business on 26th July 2006, that FMR Corp.
and its subsidiaries together with Fidelity International Ltd and its
subsidiaries have decreased their interests in EMI Group plc Ordinary Shares of
14p each and, as at 25th July 2006, had an interest in 84,313,249 shares, being
10.63% of the shares in issue. The Company was further advised that this
holding also comprised the notifiable interests of Mr Edward C. Johnson 3rd, a
principal shareholder of FMR Corp. and Fidelity International Ltd.