Mitchells & Butlers PLC 20 March 2007 Mitchells & Butlers plc TREASURY SHARES The Company holds a balance of 1,260,249 Mitchells & Butlers ordinary shares as treasury shares following the exercise of savings related options over 11,929 shares by non-directors at prices ranging between 169p and 401p per share. As a result of the above, the number of shares in issue, excluding shares held in treasury is 402,519,444 ordinary shares. Rachel Benjamin Assistant Company Secretary This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange