Patrician Diamonds Inc.

Patrician Diamonds Inc.

August 25, 2005 14:20 ET

Patrician Diamonds Inc.: Uranium & Diamond Claims JV Final Coppermine River District, Nunavut

ORLEANS, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 25, 2005) - Patrician Diamonds Inc. ("Patrician") (TSX VENTURE:PXC) today has announced that Ur-Energy Inc.'s ("Ur-Energy") board of directors has received an internal fairness opinion from Roscoe Postle Associates Inc. confirming that the proposed agreement between Patrician and Ur-Energy Inc., announced on 20 May 2005 (PR# 05-04), is indeed fair. The agreement can now close.

Patrician entered into the agreement with Ur-Energy, a private uranium exploration company. Under the terms of the agreement, Ur-Energy can earn an 80% interest in uranium rights on Patrician's 18,000 acres at Dismal Lake, Nunavut, by paying to Patrician $50,000 to cover staking costs, issuing 400,000 shares of Ur-Energy (100,000 in the first year) and spending $1 million in exploration over three years.

The Patrician claims are located between Ur-Energy's Dismal Lake East and West blocks. Historical work has located several thousand radioactive boulders on Ur-Energy's claim groups and the potential source for some of these boulders appears to lie on Patrician's ground. Ur-Energy has flown a Geotem airborne electromagnetic-magnetic survey over all three claim blocks and results should be available soon.

Also, under the agreement, Patrician can earn an 80% interest in the diamond rights on Ur-Energy's 130,000 acre Dismal Lake claims by spending $1 million in exploration over three years.

The Dismal Lake East and West Blocks are described in a 43-101 report prepared for Ur-Energy by J. D. Charlton, P. Geo.

For maps and additional information about property location and technical details, please visit Patrician's web site at

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