Around 700 shareholders attended the BT Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the Barbican Hall in London on Wednesday, 12 July 2006. All 14 resolutions proposed at the meetingwere passed by shareholders. An overwhelming majority of those present voted in favour of each resolution, and more than four billion proxy votes were also cast in favour.
Record of voting by proxies
More than 110,000 proxy cards were lodged by shareholders unable to attend the AGM. The vast majority of these appointed the Chairman to vote on their behalf in favour of the resolutions.