RNS Number:7081I
Trifast PLC
28 November 2007

TR-1:

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


1.  Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
    voting rights are attached:

    Trifast Plc


2.  Reason for the notification (please state Yes/No):

    An acquisition or disposal of voting rights: Yes

    An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the
    acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached: No

    An event changing the breakdown of voting rights: No

    Other (please specify): No


3.  Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:

    AXA SA, 25 Avenue Matignon 75008 Paris, and its group of companies.


4.  Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):

    See paragraph 9 below.


5.  Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or
    reached if different):

    22 November 2007


6.  Date on which issuer notified:

    23 November 2007


7.  Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:

    Falling below 10%


8.  Notified details:

A:  Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares if possible         Situation previous to the
using the ISIN CODE                       triggering transaction

                                     Number of     Number of Voting
                                     Shares        Rights
Ordinary Shares                      8,439,748     8,439,748

GB0008883927

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Class/type of shares   Number of     Number of Voting        % of Voting Rights
if possible using      Shares        Rights
the ISIN CODE
                                     Direct     Indirect     Direct    Indirect

Ordinary Shares        8,398,048     Nil        8,398,048    Nil       9.95

GB0008883927


B:  Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of     Expiration    Exercise/Conversion  Number of Voting       % of
financial   Date          Period/ Date         Rights that may be     Voting
instrument                                     acquired if the
                                               instrument is          Rights
                                               exercised/ converted.

N/A         N/A           N/A                  N/A                    N/A

Total (A B)

Number of Voting          % of Voting
Rights                    Rights

8,398,048                 9.95



9.  Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
    financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable

    Name of Company/Fund           Number of shares       % of issued share
                                                                    capital

    AXA UK Investment Co ICVC                   435                 0.00052

    UK Smaller Companies Fund
    AXA Rosenberg                         3,081,813                 3.65174
    AXA Framlington                       5,315,800                 6.29886

    UK Select Ops
    Total (indirect)                      8,398,048                 9.95112


Proxy Voting:


10. Name of the proxy holder:

    N/A


11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:

    N/A


12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:

    N/A


13. Additional information:

    None


14. Contact name:

    Mark Belton, Company Secretary, Trifast Plc


15. Contact telephone number:

    01825 747366










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