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Friday 13 May, 2005

Ulster T.V. PLC

Offer Document Posted

Ulster Television PLC
13 May 2005



                             For immediate release

   Not for release, publication or distribution in or into or from the United
                       States, Canada, Australia or Japan

                                                                     13 May 2005

                             Ulster Television plc



                  Recommended offer for The Wireless Group plc



                           Posting of Offer Document

UTV announces that the formal offer document in relation to the recommended
offer made by Numis Securities Limited on behalf of UTV for the whole of the
issued and to be issued ordinary share capital of Wireless (the Offer Document)
is being posted to Wireless Shareholders today, together with the Forms of
Acceptance.

Forms of Acceptance should be completed, signed and returned in accordance with
the instructions set out in the Offer Document and in the Form of Acceptance so
as to be received as soon as possible, and, in any event, by not later than 3.00
p.m. (London time) on 3 June 2005.

UTV also announces that the Circular convening an Extraordinary General Meeting
to approve, inter alia, the Offer is being posted to UTV Shareholders today,
together with Forms of Proxy.

A copy of the Offer Document and the Circular are being submitted to the UK
Listing Authority and will shortly be available for inspection at the UK Listing
Authority's Document Viewing Facility (which is situated at: Financial Services
Authority, 25 The North Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London E14 5HS,  Tel. (020)
7066 1000).

The Document Viewing Facility is open from 9am to 5.30pm on every weekday except
bank holidays.

Enquiries:

Jag Mundi, Head of Corporate Finance

Chris Wilkinson, Director, Corporate Broking

Numis Securities Limited                       Tel: 020 7776 1500

(Financial Adviser to UTV)



Richard Campbell-Breeden, Managing Director

Robert Sorrell, Executive Director

Goldman Sachs International                    Tel: 020 7774 1000

(Financial Adviser to Wireless)



Terms defined in the Offer Document shall have the same meaning in this
announcement.



The Offer is not being made, directly or indirectly, and this announcement
should not be sent, in or into or from the United States, Canada, Australia or
Japan or by use of the mails or by any means or instrumentality (including,
without limitation, telephonically or electronically) of interstate or foreign
commerce of, or any facilities of a national securities exchange of, any of
these jurisdictions and doing so may render invalid any purported acceptance of
the Offer. Accordingly, copies of this announcement and any other document
relating to the Offer are not being, and must not be, mailed or otherwise
distributed or sent in or into the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan.
Any person (including, without limitation, custodians, nominees and trustees)
who may have contractual or legal obligations, or may otherwise intend, to
forward this announcement to any jurisdiction outside the United Kingdom should
read the relevant provisions of the Offer Document before taking any action.

The availability of the Offer to persons not resident in the United Kingdom may
be affected by the laws of the relevant jurisdictions in which they are located.
Persons who are not resident in the United Kingdom should inform themselves
about and observe any applicable requirements.

Numis Securities Limited, which is authorised and regulated in the United
Kingdom by the Financial Services Authority, is acting exclusively for UTV and
for no one else in connection with the Offer and will not be responsible to any
person other than UTV for providing the protections afforded to customers of
Numis Securities Limited, nor for providing advice to any other person in
relation to the Offer.

Goldman Sachs International, which is authorised and regulated in the United
Kingdom by the Financial Services Authority, is acting exclusively for Wireless
and for no one else in connection with the Offer and will not be responsible to
any person other than Wireless for providing the protections afforded to
customers of Goldman Sachs International, nor for providing advice to any other
person in relation to the Offer.

This announcement is not intended to and does not constitute, or form part of,
an offer or any solicitation of an offer or an invitation to purchase any
securities.

END.




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