Orchard Furniture

Result of EGM

Orchard Furniture PLC
10 August 2001

10 August 2001

Orchard Furniture plc ('Orchard' or the 'Company')

Result of EGM

The Company announces that at the extraordinary general meeting of the Company
held earlier today, the resolutions put to shareholders of Orchard were duly
passed. The Placing and Open Offer and the acquisition of World Sport Group
(Jersey) Limited remain conditional upon admission of the new Ordinary Shares
to trading on the Alternative Investment Market, which is expected to take
place on 15 August 2001.


Orchard Furniture plc/Fiske plc                                020 7448 4700

Richard Armstrong, Director

Investec Henderson Crosthwaite                                 020 7597 5970

Jagjit Mundi, Managing Director of Corporate Finance

Bell Pottinger Communications                                  020 7353 9203

Wendy Timmons

Jonathan Brill