Westminster Closes Unit Private Placement


VANCOUVER, June 29 /CNW/ - Westminster Resources Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX-V: WMR), has closed a non-brokered private placement in the amount of $2,053,400 which is an increase of $553,400 over the amount of $1,500,000 announced on May 31, 2010. The Company will issue 10,267,000 units with each unit to be comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each common share purchase warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one additional common share at $0.35 per share until June 29, 2012. The common shares issued pursuant to the private placement as well as the common shares issued pursuant to the exercise of the share purchase warrants will be legended with a hold period to expire October 30, 2010. Finders' fees totaling $148,832 will be paid from the Company's working capital commensurate with TSX.V policies.

The funds raised will be used to conduct exploration on the Company's Projects in Sonora, Mexico and for general working capital.


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This news release may contain forward-looking information which is not comprised of historical facts. Forward-looking information involves risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events, results, performance, prospects and opportunities to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information. Forward looking information in this news release may include, but is not limited to, the Company's objectives, goals or future plans. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from such forward-looking information include, but are not limited to, those risks set out in the Company's public documents filed on SEDAR. Although the Company believes that the assumptions and factors used in preparing the forward-looking information in this news release are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on such information, which only applies as of the date of this news release, and no assurance can be given that such events will occur in the disclosed time frames or at all. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, other than as required by law.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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For further information: For further information: regarding Westminster Resources Ltd., please contact Leif Smither at 604-608-0400, Toll Free: 1-877-608-0007 or visit our website at www.westminsterres.com

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