4 February 2010
Sound Oil plc (the "Company")
The Company has received notification that Patrick Alexander (a director of the Company) has today sold 75,000 ordinary shares in the Company ("Shares") at a price of 2.5167p per share. Following this sale he owns 16,236,155 Shares (representing approximately 2.34% 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