RNS Number:6209T Halfords Group PLC 01 May 2008 HALFORDS GROUP PLC: PURCHASE OF OWN SHARES Halfords Group PLC announces that on 1 May 2008 it purchased for cancellation 21,303 of its ordinary shares at a price of 277.5974 pence per ordinary share. Following the above purchase, the Company have now bought back 20,087,821 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