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Monday 19 December, 2005

UBS AG

Rule 8.3-Peacock Group-Amend

UBS AG
19 December 2005

This announcement replaces the previous RNS announcement reference 8270V
released at 15:34 16 Dec 05. Amendment made to the 2.(a) and 3.(a) due to input
error. All other information remains unchanged.





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  (Note 1)                    UBS AG London Branch

Company dealt in                                    PEACOCK GROUP PLC (THE)
Class of relevant security to which the dealings    ORDINARY SHARES 1P
being disclosed relate (Note 2)
Date of dealing                                     15 December 2005



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 securities                     7,084,591  (5.96%)
(2) Derivatives (other than options)
(3) Options and agreements to purchase/
sell
Total                                       7,084,591  (5.96%)




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


Class of relevant security:                  Long               Short
                                             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 (Note 5)
         PURCHASE                    400                     3.3825 GBP



(b)        Derivatives transactions (other than options)
  Product name,   Long/short (Note  Number of securities     Price per unit
    e.g. CFD             6)               (Note 7)              (Note 5)




(c)        Options transactions in respect of existing securities

(i)         Writing, selling, purchasing or varying


 Product     Writing,     Number of  Exercise  Type, e.g.  Expiry     Option
name,e.g.    selling,    securities    price   American,    date    money paid/
   call     purchasing,   to which              European             received
  option   varying etc.  the option               etc.               per unit
                           relates                                   (Note 5)
                          (Note 7)




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




(d)        Other dealings (including new securities) (Note 4)
  Nature of transaction (Note 8)         Details         Price per unit (if
                                                        applicable) (Note 5)




4.         OTHER INFORMATION

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.



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




Date of disclosure                                 16 December 2005

Contact name                                       JOSEPH EVANS

Telephone number                                   020 7567 8286

If a connected EFM, name of offeree/offeror with   N/A
which connected
If a connected EFM, state nature of connection     N/A
(Note 10)



Notes

The Notes on Form 8.3 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk


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