Virgin Media: Response to Press Speculation

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Virgin Media: Response to Press Speculation

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Virgin Media Inc. ("Virgin Media") (NAS: VMED) (ISE: VMED) notes the recent press speculation in relation to a possible corporate transaction between Virgin Media Inc. and Liberty Global, Inc. (NAS: LBTY) .

Virgin Media confirms that it is in discussions with Liberty Global, Inc., a leading international cable company, concerning a possible transaction. Any such transaction would be subject to regulatory and other conditions.

A further announcement will be made in due course.

Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

Various statements contained in this press release constitute "forward-looking statements" as that term is defined under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Words like "believe", "anticipate", "should", "intend", "plan", "will", "expects", "estimates", "projects", "positioned", "strategy", and similar expressions identify these forward-looking statements, which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause our actual results, performance or achievements or budgeted, whether expressed or implied, by these forward-looking statements. These factors, among others, include the fact that no transaction may be agreed.

Virgin Media Investor Relations
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Vani Bassi:
+44 (0) 1256 752347
Phil Rudman:
+44 (0) 1256 752677
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