Rose Petroleum plc

Total Voting Rights

18-December-2006

VANE Minerals Plc (AIM: VML) ("the Company")

The Company announces that, pursuant to the requirements of the transitional provisions of the Disclosure and Transparency Rules, the total number of voting rights in respect of each class of share in issue and admitted to trading on AIM at the date of this announcement is as follows:

Number of shares in issueNumbers of voting rights
Ordinary shares of 10p each146,143,823 146,143,823

Enquiries:

VANE Minerals Plc Matthew Idiens +44 (0) 20 7667 6322

Parkgreen Communications Justine Howarth / Cathy Malins +44 (0) 20 7493 3713

Ambrian Partners Limited Richard Brown +44 (0) 20 7776 6417

Daniel Stewart & Co Dan Willmott +44 (0)20 7776 6550