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Trinity Mirror PLC
18 March 2005

The Company has today received notification from The Capital Group Companies,
Inc. on behalf of its affiliates Capital International, Inc., Capital
International S.A., Capital International Limited and Capital Guardian Trust
Company that they have non-beneficial interests in 26,170,465 (previously
27,939,397) Trinity Mirror plc Ordinary Shares, representing 8.856% (previously
5.949%) of the issued share capital.

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