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Press release from CNW Group

Brixton Metals Closes $1.3 million Private Placement

Friday, December 21, 2012

Brixton Metals Closes $1.3 million Private Placement15:19 EST Friday, December 21, 2012/NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR FOR RELEASE TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES/VANCOUVER, Dec. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Brixton Metals Corporation (TSXV: BBB) (the "Company" or "Brixton") announces that it has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement financing (the "Private Placement"). Pursuant to the Private Placement, the Company issued 6,609,500 flow-through shares of Brixton (the "FT Shares") at a price of $0.20 per FT Share for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $1,321,900. The gross proceeds from the Private Placement will be used to fund exploration activities for 2013 at the Company's Thorn property.All FT Shares issued pursuant to this Private Placement will be subject to a four month and one day hold period. On closing, the Company paid finders' fees of $91,882.About Brixton Metals CorporationBrixton is an exploration company engaged in the acquisition and exploration of precious metal assets and advancing them to feasibility. The Thorn Project is Brixton's flagship property and is centered on silver-gold-lead-zinc-bearing breccia zones, high-grade veins and porphyry targets. The Thorn property is located in northwestern British Columbia, Canada, about 50 km from the past producing Golden Bear Mine and 130 km southwest from the village of Atlin, BC. Brixton Metals Corporation shares trade on the TSX-V under the ticker symbol BBB. For more information about Brixton please visit our website at Behalf of the Board of DirectorsMr. Gary R. Thompson, Chairman and CEO,Tel: 604-630-9707Information set forth in this news release may involve forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements are statements that relate to future, not past, events. In this context, forward-looking statements often address expected future business and financial performance, and often contain words such as "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "expect", and "intend", statements that an action or event "may", "might", "could", "should", or "will" be taken or occur, or other similar expressions. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein including, without limitation; statements about the closing date, use of proceeds and exercise of the Company's option agreement, are forward-looking statements. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause our actual results, performance or achievements, or other future events, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, the following risks: the need for additional financing; operational risks associated with mineral exploration; fluctuations in commodity prices; title matters; environmental liability claims and insurance; reliance on key personnel; the potential for conflicts of interest among certain officers, directors or promoters with certain other projects; the absence of dividends; competition; dilution; the volatility of our common share price and volume and the additional risks identified the management discussion and analysis section of our interim and most recent annual financial statement or other reports and filings with the TSX Venture Exchange and applicable Canadian securities regulations. Forward-looking statements are made based on management's beliefs, estimates and opinions on the date that statements are made and Excelsior undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements if these beliefs, estimates and opinions or other circumstances should change, except as required by applicable securities laws. Investors are cautioned against attributing undue certainty to forward-looking statements. Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.SOURCE: Brixton Metals CorporationFor further information: Gary Thompson, Chairman and CEO, Tel: 604-630-9707