March 20 (Reuters) - Countrywide PLC : * Countrywide plc - offer comprises 57,142,858 new shares representing
26.7 per cent. of the 213,730,676 shares in issue * Countrywide plc - also comprises 1,144,170 existing shares held by
certain employees, approximately 0.5 per cent * Countrywide - no existing principal shareholders nor any of the
directors is selling shares as part of the offer.