2 February 2010
Sound Oil plc (the "Company")
The Company has received notification that Patrick Alexander (a director of the Company) has today sold a total of 500,000 ordinary shares in the Company ("Shares"); 250,000 Shares at a price of 2.70p per share and 250,000 Shares at a price of 2.65p per share. Following these sales he owns 16,411,155 Shares (representing approximately 2.37% 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