Dalradian Resources Inc.
TSX : DNA
TSX : DNA.WT

Dalradian Resources Inc.

May 19, 2011 10:50 ET

Dalradian Appoints Lead Director

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 19, 2011) - Dalradian Resources Inc. ("Dalradian" or the "Company") (TSX:DNA)(TSX:DNA.WT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Obradovich as a member of the board of directors (the "Board") of the Company, who will also act as lead director of the Board.

Mr. Obradovich is a graduate of the Haileybury School of Mines in mining technology and advanced field geophysics. He has a wide range of experience in mining exploration, development and financing. Over a self- employed career of 27 years, he co-founded Canadian Royalties Inc., which discovered and developed the Raglan south nickel belt. He then acquired most of the Matachewan gold camp and upgraded and doubled the resource, which was subsequently acquired by Northgate Minerals Corporation in 2005. He was a key member of the team to bring public and subsequently sit on the board of Aurelian Resources Inc., which discovered the Fruta Del Norte gold deposit in Ecuador and was subsequently acquired by Kinross Gold Corporation.

Dalradian Resources Inc.: A golden opportunity in Northern Ireland

Dalradian is a Canadian-based exploration company working to increase its gold resources at its approximately 84,000-hectare Tyrone Project, which encompasses its flagship Curraghinalt mesothermal gold deposit, in counties Tyrone and Londonderry in Northern Ireland. Its active exploration program is underway with four drill rigs operating at the site. Curraghinalt hosts an NI 43-101 compliant indicated mineral resource of 0.95 MT grading 13.24 g/t gold for 400,000 contained ounces and inferred mineral resource of 2.46 MT grading 14.64 g/t gold for 1.16 million contained ounces. Dalradian's NI 43-101 report, "A Mineral Resource Estimate for the Curraghinalt Gold Deposit and a Review of a Proposed Exploration Program for the Tyrone Project, County Tyrone and County Londonderry, Northern Ireland" is dated May 10, 2010, and prepared by Micon International Limited. Dalradian's common shares and warrants are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols DNA and DNA.WT respectively. For further information, please see www.dalradian.com.

Forward-looking Information

This news release includes certain information that may constitute "forward-looking information" under applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, resource estimates, statements about strategic plans, spending commitments, future operations, results of exploration, future work programs, capital expenditures and objectives. Forward-looking information is necessarily based upon a number of estimates and assumptions that, while considered reasonable, are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause the actual results (including mineralization) and future events to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including the risks identified in the Company's prospectus under the heading "Risk Factors." There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results (including mineralization) and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. All forward-looking information contained in this news release is given as of the date hereof and is based upon the opinions and estimates of management and information available to management as at the date hereof. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.

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