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Friday 23 March, 2007

Taylor Nelson Sofres

Holding(s) in Company


Taylor Nelson Sofres plc (TNS) has today received two separate notifications
resulting from the implementation of the Transparency Directive, from Fidelity
International Limited and FMR Corp.

The notifications stated that prior to the implementation of the EU
Transparency Directive, Fidelity aggregated the interests of Fidelity
International Limited and FMR Corp together for the purposes of shareholder
reporting. Following the implementation of the Transparency Directive Fidelity
will now report the indirect holdings of Fidelity International and FMR Corp
separately.

The notifications confirmed that Fidelity International Limited indirectly
exercises control over voting rights associated to 29,158,344 shares,
constituting 6.78% of the current voting rights of TNS; and that, separately,
FMR Corp indirectly exercises control over voting rights associated to
7,533,800 shares, constituting 1.76% of the current voting rights of TNS.

Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights are
effectively held

Fidelity International Limited

Fidelity Pension Management               State Street Bank and Tr      178,500
                                          Co                                   
                                                                               
Fidelity Pension Management               Northern Trust London       1,376,480
                                                                               
Fidelity International Limited            Northern Trust Co             176,900
                                                                               
Fidelity Investments Japan                Nomura Trust and Banking      186,900
                                                                               
Fidelity International Limited            Morgan Stanley London         191,942
                                                                               
Fidelity Pension Management               Mellon Bank                   238,300
                                                                               
Fidelity Investments Japan                Master Trust Bank of Japan    334,400
                                                                               
Fidelity Pension Management               JP Morgan, Bournemouth        613,000
                                                                               
Fidelity Investment Services Ltd          JP Morgan, Bournemouth      7,765,301
                                                                               
Fidelity International Limited            JP Morgan, Bournemouth      4,902,746
                                                                               
Fidelity Pension Management               HSBC Bank plc                 424,300
                                                                               
Fidelity International Limited            Brown Brothers Harriman       221,300
                                          and Co.                              
                                                                               
Fidelity International Limited            Brown Bros Harrimn Ltd Lux  6,645,375
                                                                               
Fidelity International Limited            BNP Paribas, Paris (Co)       374,800
                                                                               
Fidelity Investment Management (Hong      Bermuda Trust Far East HK     934,900
Kong)                                                                          
                                                                               
Fidelity Investments International        Bank of New York Europe     4,145,800
                                          Ldn                                  
                                                                               
Fidelity Pension Management               Bank of New York Brussels     447,400

FMR Corp

Fidelity Management Trust Company          State Street Bank and Tr   1,972,170
                                           Co                                  
                                                                               
Fidelity Management & Research Company     State Street Bank and Tr      83,800
                                           Co                                  
                                                                               
FMR Corp                                   State Street Bank and Tr      93,530
                                           Co                                  
                                                                               
Fidelity Management Trust Company          Northern Trust Co             90,100
                                                                               
Fidelity Management & Research Company     JP Morgan Chase Bank       5,183,400
                                                                               
Fidelity Management & Research Company     Bank of New York             110,800