Spark Networks® Schedules Investor Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2006 Financial Results

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 20, 2006 – Spark Networks plc, a leading provider of online personals services, will host an investor conference call to discuss its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2006. The call is scheduled to take place on Thursday, April 27, 2006 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time and 10:30 p.m. Frankfurt Time.

Call Title:
Toll-Free (United States):
International:
Confirmation #:
Spark Networks Q1 ‘06 Financial Results
+1-888-802-7346
+1-973-582-2785
7293857
One-Week Replay
Toll-Free (United States):
International:
PIN Number:
+1-877-519-4471
+1-973-341-3080
7293857

Interested parties may join the call or listen to the replay that will begin approximately three hours after completion of the call and run for one week.

The company will also be hosting a webcast of its call which can be accessed here:http://www.visualwebcaster.com/event.asp?id=33440.

About Spark Networks® plc:

Spark Networks’ American Depository Shares trade on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol “LOV,” and its Global Depositary Shares trade on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol “MHJG.” The Spark Networks portfolio of consumer websites includes, among others, JDate®.com,AmericanSingles®.comBlackSinglesConnection.com andRelationships.com.

Media: Gail Laguna
+ 1 323 836 3000
Email: Media Relations
Investors: Mark Thompson
+ 1 323 836 3000
Email: Investor Relations