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Monday 16 October, 2006

Brambles Industries

Holding(s) in Company

Brambles Industries PLC
16 October 2006

SCHEDULE 10

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


1)         Name of company

            Brambles Industries plc

2)         Name of shareholder having a major interest


            UBS AG

3)         Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of
            holding of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a
            non-beneficial interest or in the case of an individual holder if it
is a
            holding of that person's spouse or children under the age of 18



            UBS AG, acting through its business group and legal entities listed
            below.

4)         Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the
            number of shares held by each of them


            See list below


5)         Number of shares/amount of stock acquired

            Not disclosed



6)         Percentage of issued class (any treasury shares held by company
should not be taken into account when calculating percentage)

N/A


7)         Number of shares/amount of stock disposed


            N/A


8)         Percentage of issued class (any treasury shares held by company
should not be taken

            into account when calculating percentage)

            N/A


9)         Class of security

            Ordinary shares of 5p each

10)        Date of transaction

            10 October 2006


11)        Date company informed

            13 October 2006


12)        Total holding following this notification

            47,212,296

13)        Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification
          (any treasury shares

            held by company should not be taken into account when calculating
            percentage)

            7.03%


14)        Any additional information




15)        Name of contact and telephone number for queries

            Laura Jackson - 020 7659 6030

16)        Name of authorised company official responsible for
            making this notification

            Laura Jackson, Assistant Secretary



            Date of notification: 16 October 2006




Details of Registered Holders

UBS Global Asset Management (Life) Ltd                          1,154,915
UBS AG London Branch                                           45,017,381
UBS Securities Australia Ltd                                    1,040,000

Total                                                          47,212,296




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