Volex Group PLC 21 July 2006 Volex Group PLC ("Volex" or the "Company") The Company was informed on 21 July 2006 that, pursuant to the purchase of 200,000 ordinary shares of 25p each in the Company ("Ordinary Shares"), Cycladic Capital LLP ("Cycladic") is now interested in 12,587,610 Ordinary Shares, representing approximately 22.7 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital. Of these Ordinary Shares 100,000 were purchased at a price of 105.5p per share on 17 July 2006 and a further 100,000 were purchased at a price of 100p per share on 19 July 2006. Through his position as Partner in Cycladic, Dimitri Goulandris, a director of the Company holds an interest in these 12,587,610 Ordinary Shares. 21 July 2006 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange