Mitchells & Butlers PLC 23 August 2007 Mitchells & Butlers plc Notice of Pre-Close Trading Update Mitchells & Butlers will be releasing its pre-close trading update for the year ending 29 September 2007 on Thursday 27 September 2007. For further information please contact: Investor Relations: Erik Castenskiold 0121 498 6513 Media: Kathryn Holland 0121 498 4526 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange