Hitt og þetta 14. ágúst 2006

Holding(s) in Company

Hat Pin plc (the "Company")

Holding in Company

The Company received notification on 11 August 2006 that, following a disposal that day of 200,000 shares, Gay Haines is the beneficial owner of 1,095,000 ordinary shares in the Company, representing 6.82% of the issued share capital of the Company.