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Friday 12 October, 2007

Armour Group PLC

Holding(s) in Company

Armour Group PLC
12 October 2007



TR-1(i): NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
voting rights are attached (ii):

Armour Group plc


2. Reason for the notification (please state Yes/No): ( )


An acquisition or disposal of voting rights: ( Yes )


An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the
acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached: ( No )


An event changing the breakdown of voting rights: ( No )


Other (please specify) : ( No )


3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation (iii):

BT Pension Scheme Trustees Limited as trustee of the BT Pension Scheme. See
section 9 for further information.


4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.) (iv):

N/A

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

11 October 2007


6. Date on which issuer notified:

12 October 2007


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

5%


8. Notified details:

.................


A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares if possible using    Situation previous to the Triggering
the ISIN CODE                                       transaction (vi)
                                        Number of      Number of voting Rights
                                        shares         (viii)

                              0049661      4,182,631                 4,182,631
GB0000496611 ORD 10P



Resulting situation after the triggering transaction (vii)

Class/type of shares if Number of    Number of voting rights   % of voting
possible using the ISIN shares       (ix)                      rights
CODE

                        Direct       Direct (x)   Indirect     Direct   Indirect
                                                  (xi)
              0049661
GB0000496611
ORD 10P                  2,445,373    2,445,373    1,662,258    3.571%   2.427%



B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction (xii)

Type of     Expiration Exercise/       Number of voting rights that may  % of
financial   Date       Conversion      be acquired if the instrument is  voting
instrument  (xiii)     Period/ Date    exercised/ converted.             rights
                       (xiv)







Total (A+B)
Number of voting rights                      % of voting rights

                                 4,107,631                               5.998%




9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable (xv):

BT Pension Scheme Trustees Limited is the parent undertaking of Britel Fund
Trustees Limited, which is the parent undertaking of Hermes Pensions Management
Limited. Hermes Pensions Management Limited is the parent undertaking of


1.      Hermes Investment Management Limited, (voting rights held in this
issuer: 5.998%)


Please see section 13 for further information.


Proxy Voting:


10. Name of the proxy holder:

See comment in section 13.


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

See comment in section 13.


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

See comment in section 13.


13. Additional information:

Hermes Investment Management Limited hold the voting rights under a standing
proxy contained in investment management agreements with various underlying
clients, which includes all the shares owned directly by BT Pension Scheme.


All voting rights held on behalf of the above entities are aggregated for the
purposes of DTR 5.2.1(a) and disclosed pursuant to DTR 5.1.5.


This disclosure is made by BT Pension Scheme Trustees Limited, which is the
ultimate parent undertaking for the purposes of DTR 5.2.1(e).


14. Contact name:

Adrian Huckerby


15. Contact telephone number:

01892 502700



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