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Company Thorntons PLC
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Director/PDMR Shareholding

Released 07:49 12-Sep-2013
Number 8150N07

RNS Number : 8150N
Thorntons PLC
12 September 2013
 



NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS

This form is intended for use by an issuer to make a RIS notification required by DR 3.1.4R(1).

 

(1)           An issuer making a notification in respect of a transaction relating to the shares or debentures of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 16, 23 and 24.

(2)           An issuer making a notification in respect of a derivative relating the shares of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8,13, 14, 16, 23 and 24.

 (3)          An issuer making a notification in respect of options granted to a director/person discharging managerial responsibilities should complete boxes 1 to 3 and 17 to 24.

 (4)          An issuer making a notification in respect of a financial instrument relating to the shares of the issuer (other than a debenture) should complete boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 23 and 24.

Please complete all relevant boxes should in block capital letters.

1.

Name of the issuer

2.

The notification relates to a transaction notified in accordance with DR 3.1.4R(a)


THORNTONS PLC



3.

Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director

 

4.

State whether notification relates to a person connected with a person discharging managerial responsibilities/director named in 3 and identify the connected person


1.Paul Wilkinson - Chairman

2.Jonathan Hart - Chief Executive

3.Martin George- Non-Executive Director



5.

Indicate whether the notification is in respect of a holding of the person referred to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest

6.

Description of shares (including class), debentures or derivatives or financial instruments relating to shares


Directors in 3 above.


Ordinary 10p shares

7.

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

8

State the nature of the transaction


1.     PN & H Wilkinson

2.     HL Vantage SIPP

3.     Martin George


Acquisition of shares

 

9.

Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares acquired

10.

Percentage of issued class acquired (treasury shares of that class should not be taken into account when calculating percentage)


1.     P Wilkinson - 125,000

2.     J D Hart  -  52,155

3.     M P George - 20,000

 


0.18%

0. 08%

0.03%

11.

Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares disposed

12.

Percentage of issued class disposed (treasury shares of that class should not be taken into account when calculating percentage)





13.

Price per share or value of transaction

14.

Date and place of transaction


1.     P Wilkinson - 89p

2.     J D Hart  - 90p

3.     M P George - 87.5p


11 September 2013, London

11 September 2013, London

11 September 2013, London

15.

Total holding following notification and total percentage holding following notification (any treasury shares should not be taken into account when calculating percentage)

16.

Date issuer informed of transaction

11 September 2013


1.     P Wilkinson - 1,325,503  (2%)

2.     J D Hart - 202,155  ( 0.3 %)

3.     M P George - 20,000  (0.03%)



 

If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options by the issuer complete the following boxes

17

Date of grant

18.

Period during which or date on which it can be exercised





19.

Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the option

20.

Description of shares or debentures involved (class and number)





21.

Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) or indication that price is to be fixed at the time of exercise

22.

Total number of shares or debentures over which options held following notification





23.

Any additional information

24.

Name of contact and telephone number for queries




Mark R. Henson - Company Secretary

01773 542384 / 07977 182689

 

Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making notification

 

Mark R. Henson - Company Secretary____________________________________________________

Date of notification  12 September 2013

 


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