RNS Number : 6665V
Mitchells & Butlers PLC
30 May 2008

TR-1(i):NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which

votingrights are attached(ii):

Mitchells & Butlers plc


2. Reason for the notification(please stateYes/No): ( )


An acquisition or disposal of voting rights:Yes


An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached:No


An event changing the breakdown of voting rights:No


Other (please specify):No


3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation(iii):

MF Global UK Limited


4. Full name of shareholder(s)(if different from 3.)(iv):

n/a


5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or reachedif different)(v):

29 May2008


6. Date on which issuer notified:

30 May2008


7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:

3%


8. Notified details:

3.24%


A: Voting rights attached to shares


Class/type of sharesif possible using the ISIN CODE

Situation previous to the Triggering transaction(vi)



Number of shares

Number of voting Rights(viii)

Ordinary

GB00B1FP6H53

Below 3%


Below 3%



Resulting situation after the triggering transaction (vii)


Class/type of sharesif possible using the ISIN CODE

Number of shares

Number of voting rights(ix)

% of voting rights



Direct

Direct(x)

Indirect(xi)

Direct

Indirect

Ordinary

GB00B1FP6H53

13,074,057

13,074,057


3.24%




B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction(xii)


Type of financial instrument

Expiration Date(xiii)



Exercise/Conversion Period/ Date(xiv)


Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted.

% of voting rights










Total (A+B)

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights

13,074,057

3.24%



9.Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable(xv):





Proxy Voting:


10. Name of the proxy holder:

n/a


11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:

n/a


12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:

n/a


13. Additional information:

n/a


14. Contact name:

n/a


15. Contactemail address:

tr1@mfglobal.com


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