Total voting rights and capital

In conformity with the Transparency Directive’s transitional provision 6 we would like to notify the market of the following:

The Companys issued share capital consists of 79,352,500 ordinary shares with a nominal value of 0.8p each (Ordinary Shares). The Company does not hold any Ordinary Shares in Treasury.

Therefore, the total number of voting rights in the Company is 79,352,500. The figure of 79,352,500 may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, Forbidden under the FSAs Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

For further information please visit www.forbidden.co.uk or contact:

Forbidden Technologies plc
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8879 7245
Stephen Streater, Chief Executive

Brewin Dolphin Investment Banking
Tel: 0845 213 4726
Neil Baldwin
Nominated Advisor

Bishopsgate Communications
Tel: +44 (0) 7917 042 335
Siobhra Murphy

Notes to Editors

Forbidden Technologies plc (AIM: FBT, www.forbidden.co.uk) listed in February 2000.

The Company develops and markets a powerful internet video platform, FORscene, which is used by broadcasters, in professional web video, in education and by consumers. FORscene is one of the world’s most advanced browser-based applications, operating in The Cloud.