20 December 2005
Somerfield Plc completion of acquisition by Violet Acquisitions Limited
Further to the announcement on 20 December 2005, the Court
Orders sanctioning the Scheme and confirming the Capital Reduction
have been delivered to the Registrar of Companies and, in respect
of the Capital Reduction, been registered. The Scheme has now
become effective and the entire issued share capital of Somerfield
is owned by Violet Acquisitions Limited.