Rose Petroleum plc

Holdings in Company

23-January-2009

Holdings in Company

Tomuro Limited informed the Company on 22 January 2009 that following acquisitions of ordinary shares ('Shares') between 15 January 2009 and 22 January 2009, it now has a beneficial interest in 9,662,596 Shares, representing approximately 5.08% of the issued ordinary share capital in VANE Minerals Plc.