Mitchells & Butlers PLC 28 June 2004 DIRECTORS' INTERESTS Hill Samuel ESOP Trustees Limited as Trustee of the Company's Share Incentive Plan ("SIP") bought 338,767 Mitchells & Butlers plc ordinary shares on 25 June 2004 at £2.697743 per share. The balance held by the Trust is now 630,425 shares. The executive directors of the Company, M.L.Bramley, T.Clarke, A.Hughes and K.Naffah, as potential beneficiaries under the SIP are deemed to be interested in the above purchase. M.J.N Bridge Deputy Secretary This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange