RNS Number : 1555L
Speedy Hire PLC
20 December 2018


Speedy Hire Plc (the "Company")

Notification of transactions by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities


The Company announces the following transactions by PDMRs in the Company's ordinary 5p shares ("Shares"):


Pursuant to invitations issued on 22 November 2018 to all eligible UK employees, options over an aggregate of 2,587,185 Shares were granted on 20 December 2018 under the Company's UK SAYE Scheme (the "Scheme"). The Scheme is an all-employee scheme which gives the opportunity to employees to acquire Shares at a discount of 20% of the market value of the Shares at the time the invitation was issued.


Options were granted to PDMRs, as follows:




Position / status

Number of share
options granted under the SAYE Scheme

Russell Down

Chief Executive


Chris Morgan

Group Finance Director




In consideration of these options, the grantees will make monthly savings during the associated three year savings contract. The exercise price is 46.08 pence per Share.

These options will normally be exercisable during a 6 month period commencing 1 February 2022.

The following additional information is relevant to this announcement for the purposes of the FCA disclosure requirements under the Market Abuse Regime:

1.   This announcement is an initial announcement.

2.   The Company's identification code is GB0000163088.

3.   The grant of the SAYE options occurred outside a trading venue.



Neil Hunt

Group Company Secretary

Speedy Hire Plc

Telephone: 01942 720000


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