Director shareholding

Forbidden Technologies plc (the "Company") announces that it has today received notification that Greg Hirst, Director, purchased through his pension fund the following shares in the Company:

Date No. of Shares Price per Share
22nd July 2008 25,000 8p
23rd July 2008 25,000 10p

For further information, please contact:

Forbidden Technologies plc
Stephen Streater, Chief Executive (020 8879 7245)

Brewin Dolphin Investment Banking
Nominated Advisor
Ken Fleming (0845 213 4213)