Director/PDMR Shareholding

4 June 2009 G4S PLC Purchase of Shares by Employee Benefit Trust The company has been informed that, on 4 June 2009, the trustees of the G4S Employee Benefit Trust ("the Trust") purchased 554,700 ordinary shares of G4S plc at £2.1341 per share. Following the acquisition, 3,325,018 ordinary shares of G4S plc are held by the Trust. The executive directors of the company and other persons within the company discharging managerial responsibilities are within the class of potential beneficiaries under the Trust and are deemed to have a non-beneficial interest in these ordinary shares. However, none of these persons has acquired a beneficial interest in such shares. Peter David Company Secretary ---END OF MESSAGE--- This announcement was originally distributed by Hugin. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.