Mitchells & Butlers PLC 09 January 2007 DIRECTORS' INTERESTS The Company's Employee Benefit Trust (the "Trust") holds a balance of 317,145 Mitchells & Butlers ordinary shares following the purchase of 275,000 shares on 8 January 2007 at a price of 717.16p per share. The executive directors of the Company, M.L.Bramley, T.Clarke, A.Hughes and K.Naffah, as potential beneficiaries under the Trust, are technically deemed to be interested in the above balance. Victoria Penrice Head of Secretariat 0121 498 6514 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange