RNS Number:3963V
Helphire Group PLC
24 April 2007




                        BLOCK LISTING SIX MONTHLY RETURN



To:       The FSA
          UK Listing Authority
          Financial Services Authority
          25, The North Colonnade
          Canary Wharf
          London, E14 5HS




Date: 24 April 2007


Name of applicant:                               Helphire Group plc

Name of scheme:                                  Helphire Group Executive Share Option Scheme 
                                                 ("Sch1") and the Helphire Group Unapproved 
                                                 Executive Share Option Scheme ("Sch2") and 
                                                 the 2002 Executive Share Option Scheme (parts
                                                 one ("Sch3") and two ("Sch4")) Helphire Group 
                                                 Share Save Scheme ("Sch5")

Period of return:                 From:          1 October 2006        To:        31 March 2007

Balance under scheme from previous return:       Sch1  321,400

                                                 Sch2   841,000

                                                 Sch3   209,133

                                                 Sch4    1,541,391

                                                 Sch5   19,053


                                                 In all cases, Ordinary 0.05 shares

The amount by which the block scheme has been    Sch1  Nil
increased, if the scheme has been increased
since the date of the last return:               Sch2   110,000

                                                 Sch3   380,000

                                                 Sch4    2,400,000

                                                 Sch5   Nil

Number of securities issued/allotted under       Sch1   64,700
scheme during period:
                                                 Sch2    914,000

                                                 Sch3    128,667

                                                 Sch4   867,755

                                                 Sch5    0

Balance under scheme not yet issued/allotted at  Sch1  256,700
end of period
                                                 Sch2   37,000

                                                 Sch3   460,466

                                                 Sch4    3,070,053

                                                 Sch5   19,053

Number and class of securities originally        The following Ordinary 0.05p were admitted to trading:
listed and the date of admission
                                                 900,000 October 2003;

                                                 800,000 August 2004;

                                                 2,881,000 November 2005;

                                                 2,890,000 November 2006

Total number of securities in issue at the end   137,806,734
of the period


Name of contact:                                  Nicholas Tilley

Address of contact:                               Helphire Group plc
                                                  Pinesgate
                                                  Lower Bristol Road
                                                  Bath
                                                  BA2 3DP

Telephone number of contact:                      01225 321218



SIGNED BY                Nick Tilley

Date                     24 April 2007

POSITION:                Company Secretary

NAME OF APPLICANT        Helphire Group plc






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