AWDR - New AGM Date

Please also note that the date for Awilco Drilling PLC's Annual General Meeting has been changed from 12 June 2012 until 25 June 2012. The meeting will take place in Awilco Drilling PLCs offices, 12 Abercrombie Court, Prospect Road, Westhill, Aberdeen AB32 6FE, UK.

Aberdeen, 22 May 2012

For further information please contact:

Jon Oliver Bryce, CEO
Phone: +44 1224 737900

Cathrine Haavind, IR Manager
Phone: +47 93 42 84 64

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.