SOURCE: Spirent PLC

May 03, 2005 04:46 ET

Spirent PLC announces Holding(s) in Company

Crawley, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 3, 2005 --

                                  SCHEDULE 10

                   NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES



1. Name of company


SPIRENT PLC



2. Name of shareholder having a major interest


DEUTSCHE BANK AG



3. Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of holding
of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest
or in the case of an individual holder if it is a holding of that person's
spouse or children under the age of 18


SHAREHOLDER IN 2 ABOVE



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


SHAREHOLDER IN 2 ABOVE



5. Number of shares / amount of stock acquired


--



6. Percentage of issued class


-





7. Number of shares / amount of stock disposed


UNKNOWN



8. Percentage of issued class


UNKNOWN



9. Class of security


ORDINARY SHARES OF 3.3333 PENCE EACH



10. Date of transaction


NOT NOTIFIED



11. Date company informed


03 MAY 2005


12. Total holding following this notification


NOT KNOWN



13. Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification


NOT KNOWN



14. Any additional information


NOTIFICATION RECEIVED PURSUANT TO S198-202 COMPANIES ACT 1985 THAT THE SHAREHOLDER NO LONGER HAS A NOTIFIABLE INTEREST.
SHAREHOLDER PREVIOUSLY REPORTED A SHAREHOLDING OF 38,180,659 SHARES (3.96%) ON 26 APRIL 2005



15. Name of contact and telephone number for queries


LUKE THOMAS - 01293 767658



16. Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for making
this notification


LUKE THOMAS - DEPUTY COMPANY SECRETARY



Date of notification


03 MAY 2005



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