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Hitt og þetta 4. september 2006

Notice of Interim Results

4th September 2006

PROVIDENCE RESOURCES Plc NOTICE OF INTERIM RESULTS

London and Dublin - Providence Resources P.l.c., the independent oil and gas exploration company, today confirmed that it will announce its Interim Results for the six months ended 30th June 2006 on Wednesday, 27th September 2006.

Providence will host a conference call for investors and analysts at 9:30am BST on that date. For conference call dial-in details and to register your intention to be on the call, please call or e-mail Michael Graham at Providence Resources on the contacts listed below.

CONTACTS:

Providence Resources P.l.c. Michael Graham Tel: +353 (1) 667 5740 mgraham@providenceresources.com

Powerscourt Victoria Brough/ Rory Godson Tel: +44 (0)20 7236 5622

Murray Consultants Pauline McAlester Tel: +353 (1) 498 0300

Notes to Editors: Providence Resources P.l.c. is an independent oil and gas exploration company listed on the AIM market in London and on Dublin's IEX market. The Company was founded in 1997, but with roots going back to 1981 when it predecessor company, Atlantic Resources Plc was formed by a group of investors led by Sir Anthony O'Reilly.

Providence's active oil and gas portfolio includes interests in Ireland (offshore), the UK (onshore and offshore) and West Africa (offshore Nigeria). Providence's portfolio is balanced between production, appraisal and exploration assets, as well as being diversified geographically.

Recent corporate announcements include; Annual General Meeting Statement (announced on June 20th, 2006), Annual Results (announced on May 17th, 2006), Dunquin Farm-out to ExxonMobil (announced on February 13th, 2006), a ¤50 million Revolving Credit Finance Facility with Macquarie Bank (announced on February 2nd, 2006), increased production at its Singleton oilfield (announced March 7th, 2006) and the acquisition of new 2-D seismic data over Dunquin Prospect (announced July 6 2006).

Comprehensive information on Providence and its oil and gas portfolio, including its 2005 AIM Admission document, 2005 Annual Report, Interim Report 2005 and recent press releases are available from Providence's website at www.providenceresources.com

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