RNS Number:0258S Halfords Group PLC 09 April 2008 HALFORDS GROUP PLC: PURCHASE OF OWN SHARES Halfords Group PLC announces that on 09 April 2008 it purchased for cancellation 38,000 of its ordinary shares at a price of 292.455p per ordinary share. Following the above purchase, the Company have now bought back 18,969,694 shares for cancellation, since the 8 June 2006 when the buy back programme commenced. This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange END