RNS Number:1305M Halfords Group PLC 18 January 2008 HALFORDS GROUP PLC: PURCHASE OF OWN SHARES Halfords Group PLC announces that on 18 January 2008 it purchased for cancellation 50,000 of its ordinary shares at a price of 266.021995p per ordinary share. Following the above purchase, the Company have now bought back 14,361,134 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