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Friday 15 April, 2011

Northern Foods PLC

Holding(s) in Company


TR-1 (i) NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

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

Northern Foods plc

GB0006466089

2. Reason for the notification                                State            
                                                              Yes/No           
                                                                               
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                    Yes             
                                                                               
An acquisition or disposal of financial                        n/a             
instruments which may result in the                                            
acquisition of shares already issued to which                                  
voting rights are attached                                                     
                                                                               
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with                 n/a             
similar economic effect to qualifying financial                                
instruments                                                                    
                                                                               
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights               n/a             
                                                                               
Other (please specify):                                        n/a             

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the           BH Acquisitions Limited     
notification obligation (iii):                                                 
                                                                               
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different                                   
from 3.) (iv):                                                                 
                                                                               
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which           14 April 2011          
the threshold is crossed                                                       
or reached if different) (v):                                                  
                                                                               
6. Date on which issuer notified:                       14 April 2011          
                                                                               
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached               88%               
(vi) (vii):                                                                    
                                                                               
8. Notified details:                                                           

A: Voting rights attached to shares (viii) (ix)

Class/type of   Situation previous to       Resulting situation after the triggering      
    shares         the Triggering                          transaction                    
 if possible         transaction                                                          
using the ISIN                                                                            
     CODE                                                                                 
                                                                                          
                 Number      Number        Number      Number of voting      % of voting    
                   of          of            of             rights            rights (x)    
                 Shares      Voting        shares                                           
                             Rights                                                       
                                                                                          
   Ordinary                                           Direct    Indirect   Direct  Indirect 
shares of 25p                                          (xi)      (xii)                     
     each                                                                                 
                                                                                          
GB0006466089   419,831,827 419,831,827 425,955,497  425,955,497            88.86%            



B: Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

    Type of      Expiration      Exercise/     Number of voting   % of voting  
   financial     date (xiii)     Conversion    rights that may      rights     
  instrument,                   Period/ Date          be                       
                                   (xiv)       acquired if the                 
                                                  instrument                   
                                                is exercised/                  
                                                  converted                    
                                                                               
       -              -              -                -                -       



C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments (xv) (xvi)

 Type of   Exercise Expiration   Exercise/    Number of voting    % of voting   
financial   price      date      Conversion        rights      rights (xix) (xx)
instrument            (xvii)   period (xviii)    instrument                     
                                                 refers to                      
                                                                Nominal   Delta 
                                                                                
    -         -         -            -               -             -        -   



Total (A+B+C)                                                                  
Number of voting rights              % of voting rights                        
425,955,497                          88.86%                                    



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



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:                                                    
                                                                               
14. Contact name:                                      Fran Silk               
                                                                               
15. Contact telephone number:                          01884 822 509           

C: Additional information

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