RNS Number : 2601C
Halfords Group PLC
10 November 2009

TR1: Notification of Major Interests in Shares

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

Halfords Group Plc

2. Reason for notification (yes/no)

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights


An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached 

An event changing the breakdown of voting rights

Other (please specify):______________

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

Ignis Investment Services Limited

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

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


6. Date on which issuer notified:


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


8. Notified details: Nominee Holdings

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares 

 if possible using the ISIN CODE

Situation previous to the Triggering transaction 

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Number of Shares 

Number of Voting Rights 

Number of shares 

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights







GBP 0.01




B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial instrument 

Expiration date 

Exercise/ Conversion Period/ Date 

Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted. 

% of voting rights






Total (A B)

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights



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

Pearl Group Limited

Impala Holdings Limited

Pearl Group Holdings (No.1) Ltd

Ignis Asset Management Ltd

Ingnis Investment Services Ltd (indirect)

Vidacos Nominees Led 

4,962,625          2.36%

State Street Nominees 

746,453             0.35%

BNY (OCS) Nominees

657,349             0.31%

Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder:

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

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

13. Additional information:

Percentage based on ISC of 210,348,499

14. Contact name:

Deborah A Wagner

15. Contact telephone number:

0141 222 8000

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