Spark Networks to Present at Thomas Weisel Partners Internet & Telecom Conference

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 2, 2006 – Spark Networks plc (AMEX: LOV), a leading provider of online personals services, announced today that senior management will be presenting at the Thomas Weisel Partners Internet and Telecom Conference.

The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 8, 2006 at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time at The St. Regis Hotel in San Francisco, California. The presentation will be webcast live. To access the webcast, go to: http://www.spark.net/investor.htm. A replay of the presentation will be available until Friday, April 7, 2006.

About Spark Networks plc:

Spark Networks plc’s American Depositary 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 (www.jdate.com), AmericanSingles®.com (www.americansingles.com), BlackSinglesConnection™.com (www.blacksinglesconnection.com) and ChristianMingle®.com (www.christianmingle.com).

Media: Gail Laguna
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Investors: Mark Thompson
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