Volex Group PLC 27 March 2006 SCHEDULE 10 NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES 1. Name of company Volex Group p.l.c. 2. Name of shareholder having a major interest Bear Stearns International Trading Limited 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 Holding of Shareholder named 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 Bear Stearns International Trading Limited 5. Number of shares / amount of stock acquired Not disclosed 6. Percentage of issued class Not disclosed 7. Number of shares / amount of stock disposed Not Applicable 8. Percentage of issued class Not Applicable 9. Class of security Ordinary 25p 10. Date of transaction Not disclosed 11. Date company informed 27th March 2006 12. Total holding following this notification 2,315,000 ordinary shares 13. Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification 4.179% 14. Any additional information The notification confirmed the interest as at close of business 23 March 2006. 15. Name of contact and telephone number for queries Wendy Tate Company Secretary 01925 830101 16. Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for making this notification Wendy Tate Date of notification 27th March 2006 The FSA does not give any express or implied warranty as to the accuracy of this document or material and does not accept any liability for error or omission. The FSA is not liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business or loss of profits) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or inability to use this document, or any material contained in it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using this document or any such material. This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange