Quercus Publishing plc
LSE : QUPP

April 18, 2011 02:00 ET

Directors' Shareholdings

                                                                                               18 April 2011
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                                           Quercus Publishing Plc
                                        ("Quercus" or the "Company")
                                                      
                                          Directors' Shareholdings
                                                      
Quercus  Publishing Plc (PLUS: QUPP), the PLUS-quoted publishing company, announces that on 15  April  2011,
Mark  Smith,  Chief Executive of the Company, sold  a total of 67,857 ordinary shares of 0.8p  each  in  the
Company  at a price of 140 pence per share. David Potter, Chairman of the Company, acquired 42,857 of  these
shares, also at a price of 140 pence per share.

As  a  result of these transactions, Mark Smith is now interested in 2,820,365 ordinary shares, representing
13.75  per  cent  of the Company's issued share capital, and David Potter is interested in 262,409  ordinary
shares,  representing 1.28 per cent of the Company's issued share capital. In aggregate, the  Directors  are
now  interested  in  4,035,774 ordinary shares, representing 19.67 per cent of the  Company's  issued  share
capital.

The Directors of Quercus Publishing Plc are responsible for the contents of this announcement.


 Enquiries to:                                                                                            
 
 QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC                                                                 Tel: 020 7291 7200
 Mark Smith, Chief Executive
 
 ST HELENS CAPITAL PARTNERS LLP                                                         Tel: 020 7368 6959
 Mark Anwyl or Duncan Vasey
 
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