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Friday 02 November, 2007

National Express

Holding(s) in Company

National Express Group PLC
02 November 2007




TR-1:    NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES 


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing        National Express Group Plc
shares to which voting rights are attached:


2. Reason for notification (yes/no)

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                                        Yes


Other (please specify):______________



3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification               Legal & General Group Plc (L&G)
obligation:


4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):            Legal & General Assurance (Pensions
                                                                       Management) Limited (PMC)


5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is                 31/10/07
crossed or reached if different):


6. Date on which issuer notified:                                              01/11/07


7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:                            From 3% - 4%(L&G)



8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of  Situation previous to   Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
shares         the Triggering
               transaction

if possible    Number of   Number of   Number of    Number of voting rights   % of voting rights
using the ISIN Shares      Voting      shares
CODE                       Rights      Direct       Direct       Indirect     Direct       Indirect

Ord 5p         5,070,738   5,070,738   6,125,072    6,125,072                 4.00






B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

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







Total (A+B)

Number of voting rights                            % of voting rights

6,125,072                                          4.00



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


Legal & General Group Plc (Direct and Indirect) (Group)


Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings) Limited (LGIMH) (Direct
and Indirect)


Legal & General Investment Management Limited (Indirect) (LGIM)


                    Legal & General Group Plc (Direct) (L&G) (6,125,072 - 4.00% = LGAS, LGPL & PMC)


Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings) Limited       Legal & General Insurance Holdings Limited (Direct)
(Direct) (LGIMHD) (5,389,755-3.52% = PMC)                      (LGIH)


Legal & General Assurance (Pensions Management) Limited  (PMC) Legal & General Assurance Society Limited  (LGAS & LGPL)
(5,389,755-3.52% = PMC)


                                                               Legal & General Pensions Limited (Direct)  (LGPL)




Proxy Voting:


10. Name of the proxy holder:                                                       N/A


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


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


13. Additional information:          Notification using the total voting rights figure of 152,792,803


14. Contact name:                                                      Barbara Lees


15. Contact telephone number:                                         020 7529 2045




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