RNS Number:3544L Halfords Group PLC 08 January 2008 HALFORDS GROUP PLC: PURCHASE OF OWN SHARES Halfords Group PLC announces that on 8 January 2008 it purchased for cancellation 40,000 of its ordinary shares at a price of 279.468413p per ordinary share. Following the above purchase, the Company have now bought back 13,691,134 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