SOURCE: Futuremedia Plc

March 21, 2005 08:29 ET

Futuremedia to Report Fiscal Third Quarter 2005 Financial Results on March 30, 2005

BRIGHTON, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 21, 2005 -- Futuremedia plc (NASDAQ: FMDAY), a leading European e-learning content and services provider, will announce results for the fiscal 2005 third quarter ended January 31, 2005 before market hours on Wednesday, March 30, 2005.

Futuremedia's management will host a conference call at 4 p.m. U.K. time (10 a.m. Eastern Time) on Wednesday, March 30, 2005 to present an overview of the company's financial performance and business operations. To participate in the live call, please dial 0800-032-3836 in the U.K. and +1-973-582-2830 in the United States and internationally ten minutes before the stated start time. The call will also be broadcast live on the Investor Relations portion of the company's Web site located at www.futuremedia.co.uk.

A replay of the conference call will be available through April 13, 2005, and can be accessed by dialing +1-973-341-3080 in Europe and 877-519-4471 in the United States. The pass code for the replay is 5842429. Also, an archived replay of the conference webcast will be available on the company's Web site for three months.

About Futuremedia:

Futuremedia plc is a leading provider of value-driven e-learning content and services to employers and employees. The Company has a proven track record of developing and out-sourcing tailored, fully managed e-learning solutions to large organizations. Futuremedia's services include learning consultancy, Learning Management Systems, custom made learning programs and an extensive library of published courseware titles.

Through its Learning For All™ (LFA) and Your Choice™ service offerings, the Company is a pioneer and leader in the creation, development and delivery of e-learning programs that fall under the government tax benefits program, Home Computing Initiative (HCI). A fully managed service, LFA provides employees with access to an Internet-ready, fully installed home computer with on-line learning content at a discounted cost through government tax incentives. Futuremedia currently serves 13 corporations and institutions and over 26,000 enrolled employees through its LFA initiatives, representing the largest network in the UK to date. Futuremedia has also developed Your Choice, its employee tax benefits management program which includes services offered under the childcare voucher system and tax-free bicycle initiatives in the UK.

Futuremedia's customers include Britvic, BT, BUPA, Capita, Channel Four, Compass Group, Daimler Chrysler, GSK, Hilton International, IDEA, ING Direct, the UK Crown Prosecution Service, the UK National Health Service, Royal Mail, Syngenta, Winterthur Life and a growing number of UK local authorities. The Company is partnered with Fujitsu-Siemens, Microsoft, Thomson NETg and SkillSoft in delivering its products and solutions. Futuremedia Plc appears on the official supplier listing of the HCI Alliance as a Founder HCI Alliance Provider Partner. Please see the HCI Alliance website for the listing criteria: www.ukhomecomputing.co.uk.

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