10 June 2011


Name of applicant:

SOCO International plc


Name of scheme:

SOCO 1997 Company Share Option Plan


Period of return:

From: 10 December 2010

To: 10 June 2011


Balance of unallotted securities under scheme(s) from previous return:

1,000,000 ordinary shares of £0.05 each


Plus:  The amount by which the block scheme(s) has been increased since the date of the last return (if any increase has been applied for):



Less:  Number of securities issued/allotted under scheme(s) during period (see LR3.5.7G):



Equals:  Balance under scheme(s) not yet issued/allotted at end of period:

1,000,000 ordinary shares of £0.05 each


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