Result of AGM

The board of directors of Northern Bear announces that, at the annual general meeting held today at A1 Grainger, Prestwick Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, all resolutions were duly passed.

For further information please contact:

Northern Bear Plc

Steve Roberts – Chief Financial Officer

+44 (0) 84 5680 2369

Strand Hanson Ltd

James Harris / James Spinney

+44 (0) 20 7409 3494