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Thursday 10 April, 2008

Barclays PLC

Rule 8.3 - RESOLUTION PLC

FORM 8.3

    DEALINGS BY PERSONS WITH INTERESTS IN SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE
              (Rule 8.3 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers)


1.   KEY INFORMATION

Name of person dealing        BARCLAYS PLC
(Note 1)
Company dealt in              RESOLUTION PLC
Class of relevant security    ORD GBP0.05
to which the dealings being
disclosed relate (Note 2)
Date of dealing               09 April 2008

2.   INTERESTS, SHORT POSITIONS AND RIGHTS TO SUBSCRIBE

(a)  Interests and short positions (following dealing) in the class of relevant
security dealt in (Note 3)

                            Long                     Short

                      Number       (%)         Number       (%)

(1) Relevant      25,409,624      3.70%      444,401       0.06%
securities
(2) Derivatives       56,785      0.01%      593,562       0.09%
(other than
options)
(3) Options and            0      0.00%            0       0.00%
agreements to
purchase/sell
Total             25,466,409      3.71%    1,037,963       0.15%


(b)  Interests and short positions in relevant securities of the company, other
     than the class dealt in (Note 3)

Class of                    Long                     Short
relevant
security:

                  Number              (%)   Number              (%)

(1) Relevant
securities

(2) Derivatives
(other than
options)

(3) Options and
agreements to
purchase/sell

Total


  (c)  Rights to subscribe (Note 3)

Class of relevant security:   Details



3.   DEALINGS (Note 4)

  (a)  Purchases and sales

Purchase/sale Number of Securities Price per unit
                                   (GBP)
Purchase      75,000               6.8953
Purchase      360,000              6.8920
Purchase      150,000              6.8953
Purchase      600,000              6.8744
Purchase      925,000              6.8714
Purchase      300,000              6.8869
Purchase      550,000              6.8903
Purchase      75,000               6.8953
Purchase      180,000              6.8994
Purchase      360,000              6.8920
Purchase      150,000              6.8953
Purchase      180,000              6.8994
Purchase      300,000              6.8869
Purchase      550,000              6.8903
Purchase      6,465                6.8838
Purchase      600,000              6.8744
Purchase      925,000              6.8714
Sale          10,932               6.8987
Sale          360,000              6.8920
Sale          550,000              6.8903
Sale          12,930               6.8621
Sale          600,000              6.8744
Sale          56,648               6.8990
Sale          180,000              6.8994
Sale          515                  6.8560
Sale          150,000              6.8953
Sale          1,015                6.8788
Sale          925,000              6.8714
Sale          75,000               6.8953
Sale          300,000              6.8869

(b)  Derivatives transactions (other than options)
Product name,  Long/Short    Number of     Price per
(e.g. CFD)     (Note 6)      Securities    unit (GBP)
CFD            Long          12930         6.862
CFD            Long          1015          6.8787
CFD            Long          10932         6.8986
CFD            Long          56648         6.8989
CFD            Short         6465          6.8838

(c)  Options transactions in respect of existing securities

(i)  Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Product name,   Writing,          Number of          Exercise  Type, e.g.      Expiry   Option money
e.g. call       selling,          securities to      price     American,       date     paid/received
option          purchasing,       which the option             European etc.            per unit (GBP)
                varying etc.      relates (GBP)


(ii) Exercising

Product name, e.g.  Number of           Exercise price per
call option         securities          unit (Note 5)




(d)  Other dealings (including new securities) (Note 4)


Nature of transaction Details           Price per unit
(Note 8)                                (if applicable)
                                        (Note 5)




4.   OTHER INFORMATION
None

Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives


Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the
person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of
any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or
relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any
relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is
referenced.  If none, this should be stated.




Is a Supplemental Form 8 attached? (Note 9)                 NO


Date of disclosure                         10 April 2008
Contact name                               Geoff Smith
Telephone number                           020 7116 2913
If a connected EFM, name of
offeree/offeror with which connected
If a connected EFM, state nature of
connection (Note 10)


Notes

The Notes on Form 8.3 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
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