27 January 2010
Sound Oil plc (the "Company")
The Company has received notification that Gerry Orbell (a director of the Company) has today sold 1,655,172 ordinary shares in the Company at a price of 2.40p per share. Following this sale he owns 4,224,545 shares (representing approximately 0.6% of the Company's issued share capital).
Further information on the Company can be found at www.soundoil.co.uk.
For further information please contact:
Gerry Orbell, Chairman
Smith & Williamson Corporate Finance - Nomad
020 7131 4000
Evolution Securities - Joint Broker
020 7071 4300
Religare Hichens, Harrison - Joint Broker
020 7382 7776
020 7466 5000