RNS Number:3074J
Gowrings PLC
27 March 2003

                              SCHEDULE 10


1. Name of company

Gowrings plc

2. Name of shareholder having a major interest

Guiness Peat Group plc and its subsidiary companies

3. Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of holding
of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest
or in the case of an individual holder if it is a holding of that person's
spouse or children under the age of 18


4. Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the number of
shares held by each of them

As in 2 above

5. Number of shares / amount of stock acquired

Not known

6. Percentage of issued class

Not known

7. Number of shares / amount of stock disposed


8. Percentage of issued class


9. Class of security

Ordinary 10 pence shares

10. Date of transaction

25 March 2003

11. Date company informed

27 March 2003

12. Total holding following this notification


13. Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification


14. Any additional information


15. Name of contact and telephone number for queries

David Gray - 01635 866055

16. Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for making
this notification

David Gray

Date of notification

27 March 2003

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