RNS Number : 6457H
Mitchells & Butlers PLC
06 November 2008


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


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights 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):

Elpida Group Ltd


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

……………..


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

4 November2008


6. Date on which issuer notified:

6 November2008


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

12%


8. Notified details:

……………..



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)

GB00B1FP6H53

45,384,665

45,384,665



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(x)

Indirect(xi)

Direct

Indirect

GB00B1FP6H53

48,659,427

48,659,427

n/a

12.02%

n/a


B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction(xii)


Type of financial instrument

Expiration Date(xiii)



Exercise/ConversionPeriod/ 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

48,659,427

12.02%


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:

……………..


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

……………..


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

……………..

13. Additional information:

……………..


14. Contact name:

Lenz Staehelin

Mr Dominique Rochat


15. Contact telephone number:

00 41 22 318 7000




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