Holding(s) in Company

To the London Stock Exchange 23rd July 2009 Notification of Major Interests In Shares Mothercare plc announces that Legal & General Group Plc (Group) (including its associated companies Legal & General Investment Management Limited (LGIM), Legal & General Assurance (Pensions Management) Limited (PMC), have decreased their total notifiable interest in the voting rights of Mothercare plc. The notifiable interest now falls below 5% of the company's voting rights. Further information: Clive E. Revett, Company Secretary. 01923 206185 Lynne Medini, Assistant Secretary. 01923 206186 ---END OF MESSAGE--- This announcement was originally distributed by Hugin. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.