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The Freshwater Group (‘the Group’) comprises Freshwater UK Plc (the ‘Company’) and its subsidiary undertakings. The Company is a limited liability company incorporated and domiciled in the United Kingdom.

The Company’s registered number is 4059741 (England and Wales) and its registered office is Raglan House, Cardiff Gate Business Park, Cardiff, CF23 8BA.

For more information on any of the details in this section please contact Haydn Evans, Finance Director on 029 20 545 383 or send an email to

Year End Results - ending 31 August 2016
To view our 2015/2016 Annual Report - CLICK HERE
To read our press release - CLICK HERE

Half Year Results - ending 29 February 2016

To view our 2015/2016 Half Year Results - CLICK HERE
To read our press release - CLICK HERE

Freshwater financial news
Leading independent communications consultancy, Freshwater UK, says trading is “ahead of expectations” 

Freshwater management changes
23 February 2017 - CLICK HERE

Share price/share dealings

BritDAQ share matching facility
In order to allow trading of shares in Freshwater UK Plc, the company has signed up to BritDAQ, an online trading facility. BritDAQ Limited is an appointed representative of Walker Crisps Stockbrokers Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority.

Their website is

Once on the website you will need to register to view your shareholdings and become a gold member to trade. Registration and membership are free of charge.

If you have any questions please call BritDAQ on 020 3167 4888 or contact Haydn Evans, Finance Director on 02920 545383 or email


Corporate Governance

As a company that was, until November 2010,  listed on the Alternative Investment Market, so far as is practicable and appropriate for a company of its size, Freshwater complies with the principles of good governance and the recommendations of best practice as set out in the Combined Code. In this connection the Board shall take into account the guidance issued by the Quoted Companies Alliance. The Board holds board meetings regularly throughout the year, and is responsible for formulating, reviewing and approving strategy, budgets, acquisitions, capital expenditure and senior personnel appointments. The executive directors and senior management meets regularly to consider operational matters.

Board committees
The audit committee, consisting of Marie Louise Windeler and David Howell (Chairman) meets at least three times a year and is responsible for ensuring that the financial performance, position and prospects of the Company are properly monitored and reported on.  It is also responsible for meeting the auditors and reviewing their reports relating to accounts and internal controls.

The remuneration committee, consisting of Marie Louise Windeler and David Howell reviews the appointment and performance of directors, the basis of their service agreement, and sets the scale and structure of their remuneration with due regard to the interests of shareholders.

Share capital
Information as at 31 August 2015 

Allotted, called up and fully paid
20,308,493 ordinary shares of 10p each

Directors’ interests
The Company’s Directors had the following interests in the Company’s allotted share capital as at 31 August 2015. The interests as stated below include the beneficial interests of the directors and their immediate families and include all shares held in any investment vehicles used.

J M Underwood (Acting chief executive)
10p ordinary share: 908,261
% of issued share capital: 4.47% 

D Howell (Non executive chairman)
10p ordinary shares: 3,150,000
% of issued share capital: 15.51% 

J H Evans (Finance director)
10p ordinary shares: 9,377
% of issued share capital: 0.05%

S B Howell (Non-executive director)
10p ordinary shares: 1,761,695
% of issued share capital: 8.67% 

M L Windeler (Non executive director)
10p ordinary shares: 58,308
% of issued share capital: 0.29%

E A Neagle (Group managing director)
10p ordinary shares: 83,334
% of issued share capital: 0.41%

D Howell is related to S B Howell


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