(1) In this notice, unless the context otherwise requires,—
Brunel means Brunel Holdings plc, a company incorporated in England and Wales
conversion equity securities means equity securities issued on the conversion of specified convertible securities
GPG Finance means GPG Finance Ltd
Guinness means Guinness Peat Group plc, a company incorporated in England and Wales
issuer means the issuer of the specified equity securities or, if there are no specified equity securities, the issuer of the conversion equity securities
issuing group means the issuing group of the specified equity securities or, if there are no specified equity securities, the issuing group of the conversion equity securities
reconstruction means the scheme of arrangement under the United Kingdom Companies Act 1985 that involves the acquisition by Brunel of shares in Guinness and the cancellation of all other shares in Guinness, in exchange for the issue of shares in Brunel; and includes all transactions and matters that are necessary or desirable in relation to that scheme
specified convertible securities means convertible notes issued by Guinness or GPG Finance before 31 May 2002; and includes any renewal or variation of those notes in accordance with the terms and conditions of those notes
specified equity securities means equity securities for which conversion equity securities must be exchanged or into which conversion equity securities must convert
specified securities means securities created, offered, or issued by Brunel, Guinness, or GPG Finance under the reconstruction.
(2) Any term or expression that is defined in the Act or the Regulations and used, but not defined, in this notice has the same meaning as in the Act or the Regulations.