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Thursday 15 January, 2009

Capita Group PLC

Holding(s) in Company


TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

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

The Capita Group Plc

2. Reason for the notification:

Disposal of voting rights

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

Baillie Gifford & Co

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (If different from 3)

N/A

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

13th January 2009

6. Date on which issuer notified:

14th January 2009

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

Crossed 5%

8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares if    Situation previous to the Triggering transaction  
possible using the ISIN                                                      
CODE                                                                         
                                                                             
                             Number of shares       Number of voting Rights  
                                                                             
                                                                             
Ordinary Shares                 31,028,827                31,028,827         
2.066666p                                                                    
GB00B23K0M20                                                                 

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Class/type of      Number of shares Number of voting       % of voting rights  
shares if possible                  rights                                     
using the ISIN                                                                 
CODE                                                                           
                                                                               
                                    Direct    Indirect     Direct      Indirect
                                                                               
                                                                               
Ordinary Shares    Below 5%                   Below 5%                 Below 5%
2.066666p                                                                      
GB00B23K0M20                                                                   

B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
N/A

Total (A+B)
Number of voting       % of voting rights   
rights                                      
     
                                       
Below 5%               Below 5%             

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

In the narrative below, the figures indicate the amount of voting rights and   
the percentage held by each controlled undertaking where relevant.             
                                                                               
Baillie Gifford & Co, a discretionary investment manager, is the parent        
undertaking of an investment management group.                                 
                                                                               
Its wholly-owned subsidiary undertaking Baillie Gifford Overseas Limited       
[7812582; 1.3%] is also a discretionary investment manager.                    
                                                                               
Its wholly-owned subsidiary undertaking Baillie Gifford & Co Limited [905214;  
0.2%] is an OEIC Authorised Corporate Director and Unit Trust Manager which has
delegated its discretionary investment management role to Baillie Gifford & Co.
                                                                               
Its wholly-owned subsidiary undertaking Baillie Gifford Life Limited [3915018; 
0.6%] is a life assurance company which procures discretionary investment      
management services from Baillie Gifford & Co in respect of its own account    
shareholdings.                                                                 

Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder:

N/A

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

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

13. Additional information:

14. Contact name:

Francesca Todd - The Capita Group Plc

Scott Russell, Chris Hill - Baillie Gifford & Co

15. Contact telephone number:

+44 (0)20 7202 0641 - The Capita Group Plc

+44 (0)131 275 2106, 2147 - Baillie Gifford & Co

15th January 2009