Transaction in Own Shares

Downing Protected VCT I plc Transaction in own shares 11 June 2009 Downing Protected VCT I plc announces that on 11 June 2009, the Company purchased 20,000 ordinary shares of 50p each for cancellation representing 0.25% of the issued share capital at a price of 82.0p per share. ---END OF MESSAGE--- This announcement was originally distributed by Hugin. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.