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Thursday 25 January, 2007

Business Post Group

Holding(s) in Company

Business Post Group PLC
25 January 2007



TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES

1.  Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to
    which voting rights are attached
    BUSINESS POST GROUP PLC

2.  Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes)

    An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                       ( )

    An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may     ( )
    result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which
    voting rights are attached

    An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                  ( )

    Other (specify):   Initial notification due to change of          (X)
                       thresholds for non-material interest



3.  Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:
    Prudential plc group of companies

4.  Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.)
    See table below*

5.  Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed
    or reached if different):
    20/01/2007

6.  Date on which issuer notified:
    22/01/2007

7.  Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:
    Above 5%

8.  Notified details:



A. Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares (if possible using the Ordinary (GB0001576163)
ISIN code)

Situation previous to  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
   the triggering
     transaction
Number of  Number of  Number of Number of voting     % of voting rights
Shares     Voting     shares    rights
           Rights
                      Direct    Direct     Indirect  Direct    Indirect
4,840,491  4,840,491  4,840,491 4,840,4912           8.86%


B. Financial Instruments


Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of       Expiration   Exercise/          Number of voting  % of voting
financial     date         Conversion/        rights that may   rights
instrument                 Period Date        be acquired if
                                              the instrument 
                                              is exercised/
                                              converted




Total (A+B)
Number of voting rights              % of voting rights
4,840,491                            8.86%

9.  Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/
    or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:
    See table below*


Proxy Voting:
10.  Name of the proxy holder:

11.  Number of voting rights proxy
     holder will cease to hold:

12.  Date on which proxy holder
     will cease to hold voting
     rights:

13.  Additional information:

14:  Contact name:                 Emma Thompson

15.  Contact telephone number:     020 7548 2293



* per sections (4) and (9) above:

                     Registered holder                       Holding      %

Prudential plc                                             4,840,491   8.86
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MHF01            3,000
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MKK01        3,803,764
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd                     32,034
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PAC a/c         489,046
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PPL a/c         512,647

M&G Group Ltd                                              4,840,491   8.86
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MHF01            3,000
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MKK01        3,803,764
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd                     32,034
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PAC a/c         489,046
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PPL a/c         512,647

M&G Invt Mgmt Ltd                                          4,837,491   8.86
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MKK01        3,803,764
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd                     32,034
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PAC a/c         489,046
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PPL a/c         512,647

M&G Limited                                                4,840,491   8.86
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MHF01            3,000
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MKK01        3,803,764
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd                     32,034
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PAC a/c         489,046
                     Pruclt HSBC GIS Nom(UK) PPL a/c         512,647

M&G Securities Ltd                                         3,806,764   6.97
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MHF01            3,000
                     Nortrust Nominee Ltd a/c MKK01        3,803,764






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