RNS Number : 8082Z
Go-Ahead Group PLC
19 December 2017

THE GO-AHEAD GROUP PLC ("the Group")

Notification of Transactions of Directors/Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility and their Closely Associated Persons

The following announcement and notification is made in accordance with the EU Market Abuse Regulation (No 596/2014).

On 19 December 2017, the Group received notification that Simon Patrick Butcher (person discharging managerial responsibility, Group Chief Financial Officer), purchased 3,300 ordinary shares of 10 pence each at a price of 15.22 per share (the "Purchase") on 19 December 2017.

The below notification, made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, gives further details of the number or ordinary shares purchased.

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Simon Patrick Butcher

2

Reason for notification

a)

Position/status

Group Chief Financial Officer

b)

Initial notification/ Amendment

Initial notification

3

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

a)

Name

The Go-Ahead Group plc

b)

LEI

2138009TF1SYOMQLBJ60

4

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

Ordinary shares of 10 pence each

GB0003753778

b)

Nature of the transaction

Purchase of ordinary shares

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

15.22

3,300

d)

Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Price

3,300

15.22

e)

Date of the transaction

2017-12-19

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange XLON

Name of authorised official of issuer responsible for making notification

Carolyn Ferguson, Group Company Secretary

Date of notification: 19 December 2017


This information is provided by RNS
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange
END
DSHLLFFVFSLALID