Brightview PLC

Transaction in Own Shares

Brightview PLC
19 September 2007

19 September 2007

Brightview plc

('Brightview' or 'the Company')

Transaction in own shares

Brightview plc announces that on 12 September 2007, it purchased for
cancellation 230,000 of its ordinary shares at a price of 25.25 pence per share
and 150,000 of its ordinary shares at a price of 25.4167 per share, in
accordance with the authority granted to it by shareholders at the Extraordinary
General Meeting held in connection with the disposal of the entire issued share
capital of Brightview Group Limited to British Telecommunications plc.

Following the purchase and upon cancellation of these shares, the number of
ordinary shares with voting rights in issue (excluding Treasury shares) as at
close of business on 18 September 2007 will be 44,688,336 and the number of
ordinary shares in Treasury will be 3,369,880.

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