SOURCE: Smith & Nephew PLC

May 30, 2007 12:18 ET

Smith & Nephew Plc announces Director/PDMR Shareholding-2

London, UK--(Marketwire - May 30, 2007) -


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 3.1.4 R(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

Smith & Nephew plc

2. State whether the notification relates to (i) a transaction notified in
accordance with DR 3.1.4R(1)(a); or

(ii) DR 3.1.4 (R)(1)(b) a disclosure made in accordance with section 324 
     (as extended by section 328) of the Companies Act 1985; or

(iii) both (i) and (ii)

both (i) and (ii)

3. Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director

Sir Christopher O'Donnell....................................

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

N/A

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

Sir Christopher O'Donnell....................................

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

Ordinary shares of US$0.20 per share

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

Greenwood Nominees Limited, as nominee for Abacus Corporate Trustee 
Limited

8 State the nature of the transaction

Acquisition of shares under Dividend Re-investment Plan

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

3,112

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

Less than 0.01%



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

623.57 pence per share


14. Date and place of transaction

11 May 2007


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

227,320 ordinary shares of US 20 cents each.  .024%.....................


16. Date issuer informed of transaction

29 May 2007


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

Phil Higgins -Assistant Company Secretary - 020 7960 2228


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

Phil Higgins - Assistant Company Secretary


Date of notification

30 May 2007


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