BNP Paribas London 20 March 2008 FORM 8.3 DEALINGS BY PERSONS WITH INTERESTS IN SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE (Rule 8.3 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 1. KEY INFORMATION Name of person dealing (Note 1) BNP Paribas Company dealt in Mitchells & Butlers plc Class of relevant security to which the Ordinary Shares dealings being disclosed relate (Note 2) Date of dealing 19 March 2008 2. INTERESTS, SHORT POSITIONS AND RIGHTS TO SUBSCRIBE (a) Interests and short positions (following dealing) in the class of relevant security dealt in (Note 3) Long Short Number Number (%) (%) (1) Relevant securities 23,248,353 5.7677% (2) Derivatives (other than options) (3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell Total 23,248,353 5.7677% (b) Interests and short positions in relevant securities of the company, other than the class dealt in (Note 3) Class of relevant security: Long Short Number Number (%) (%) (1) Relevant securities (2) Derivatives (other than options) (3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell Total (c) Rights to subscribe (Note 3) Class of relevant security: Details 3. DEALINGS (Note 4) (a) Purchases and sales Buy 9139 2.855 Buy 4958 2.92 Buy 4824 2.9625 Buy 4984 3.05 Buy 3959 3.0975 Buy 3273 3.105 Buy 3724 3.155 Buy 4210 3.1725 Buy 4908 3.2075 Buy 5024 3.21 Buy 2433 3.235 Buy 8486 3.27 Buy 3018 3.29 Buy 9138 3.3125 Buy 3703 3.3175 Buy 3641 3.32 Buy 4692 3.3425 Buy 9605 3.35 Buy 9939 3.3725 Buy 24314 3.385 Buy 5532 3.3875 Buy 4952 3.445 Buy 9396687 3.5 Total 9535143 Sell 4413 2.89 Sell 4982 2.92 Sell 4953 2.9875 Sell 4469 3 Sell 4207 3.0775 Sell 3008 3.1225 Sell 4050 3.14 Sell 8738 3.145 Sell 10855 3.15 Sell 10072 3.1525 Sell 5036 3.1575 Sell 8740 3.16 Sell 5036 3.165 Sell 11580 3.195 Sell 1854 3.2 Sell 1979 3.21 Sell 5036 3.2125 Sell 10754 3.22 Sell 3822 3.2375 Sell 8320 3.2875 Sell 3670 3.33 Sell 3975 3.3325 Sell 754 3.335 Sell 5036 3.3425 Sell 13353 3.35 Sell 3641 3.3525 Sell 3677 3.3675 Sell 5015 3.37 Sell 164 3.3925 Sell 268 3.41 Sell 3789 3.415 Sell 3503 3.43 Sell 3824 3.435 Sell 2970 3.44 Total 175543 (b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) Product name, Long/short (Note 6) Number of securities (Note 7) Price per unit (Note 5) e.g. CFD (c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities (i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying Product name, Writing, selling, Number of securities Exercise Type, e.g. Expiry Option money purchasing, to which the option price American, date paid/received e.g. call option varying etc. relates (Note 7) European etc. per unit (Note 5) (ii) Exercising Product name, e.g. call option Number of securities Exercise price per unit (Note 5) (d) Other dealings (including new securities) (Note 4) Nature of transaction (Note 8) Details Price per unit (if applicable) (Note 5) 4. OTHER INFORMATION Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced. If none, this should be stated. Is a Supplemental Form 8 attached? (Note 9) YES/NO Date of disclosure 20 March 2008 Contact name Darren Clarke Telephone number 020 7595 4821 If a connected EFM, name of offeree/offeror with which connected If a connected EFM, state nature of connection (Note 10) Notes The Notes on Form 8.3 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange