RNS Number : 4222J
30 March 2010

SOCO International plc ("SOCO" or the "Company")

Notification of Transactions of Directors/Persons Discharging Managerial
Responsibility and Connected Persons

The Company announces that Roger Cagle, an Executive Director of the Company,
and Cynthia Cagle, a Person Discharging Managerial Responsibility and a Connected
Person to Roger Cagle, have today made the following market transactions in SOCO
International plc ordinary shares of £0.20 each ("Shares") :

  R Cagle C Cagle
Shares sold 132,719 22,923
Sale price  £16.76 £16.76
Percentage of issued share capital sold 0.16% 0.03%
Shares Purchased 132,719 22,923
Purchase price £16.76 £16.76
Percentage of issued share capital purchased 0.16% 0.03%

Following these transactions, Roger Cagle and Cynthia Cagle hold the following

Interests Shares Options Percentage of voting rights  
R Cagle 1,363,846 1.65% 130,700
C Cagle 780,943 0.94% 89,000
Combined total 2,144,789 2.59% 219,700

Pharos Energy plc is aware of attempts to impersonate the company under its previous name, SOCO International plc, on social media. Pharos does not have a Facebook page.