Notification of new directorship

The Company announces that Mr Jock Lennox, a non-executive director of the Company, has been appointed a non-executive director of A&J Mucklow Group plc with effect from 1 December 2010.

This disclosure is made pursuant to rule 9.6.14 (2) of the Listing Rules of the UK Listing Authority.

EnQuest PLC

Paul Waters

Company Secretary

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