Orchard Furniture

Results of CVA Meeting & EGM

Orchard Furniture PLC
10 January 2000

                             Orchard Furniture plc
         Results of Company Voluntary Arrangement ('CVA') meeting and
                     Extraordinary General Meeting ('EGM')

Orchard Furniture plc ('Orchard' or 'the Company') announces that at a meeting
of  the  Company's  creditors held at 10.30am today,  the  terms  of  the  CVA
announced on 17 December 1999 were approved.

Orchard  also announces that shareholders in the Company approved the  special
resolution proposed at the EGM held at 12.00pm today.