Rose Petroleum plc

Holdings in Company

3-July-2014

Holdings in Company

Rose Petroleum plc (AIM: ROSE) has received notification on 1 July 2014 that Roy Grainger Williams is interested in 152,181,716 ordinary shares, representing approximately 11.65 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital. 124,848,383 of these ordinary shares are held in Mr Williams' own name, 4,000,000 ordinary shares by Deborah Louise Williams, his wife, 16,666,666 ordinary shares by Peaseblossom Limited, a company over which Mr Williams exercises voting control and 6,666,667 ordinary shares by Mustardseed Estates Limited, a company over which Mr Williams exercises voting control.