RNS Number : 3632G
Mitchells & Butlers PLC
29 January 2010



TR-1:Notifications of Major Interests in Shares


Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:

Mitchells & Butlersplc


2: Reason for notification(yes/no)

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights

no

An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached

no

An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments

no

An event changing the breakdown of voting rights

no

Other (please specify):

Yes


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

obligation:

Richard Anthony McGuire

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

Vidacos NomineesLimited

5. Date of the transaction(and date on which the threshold

is crossed or reached):

28 January 2010

6. Date on which issuer notified:

28 January 2010

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

22.82%

8: Notified Details

Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shareIf possible use ISIN code

GB00B1FP6H53


Situation previous to the triggering transaction

Number of shares

Number of voting rights

0

0


Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Number of shares

Number of voting rights

Percentage of
voting rights

Direct

Indirect

Direct

Indirect

93,047,333


93,047,333


22.82%


QualifyingFinancial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial instrument

Expiration date

Exercise/ conversion period/date

No. of voting rights that may be acquired
(if the instrument exercised/converted)

Percentage of voting rights







C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


Type of financial
instrument

Exercise
price

Expiration
date

Exercise/
Conversion

period

Number of voting
rights instrument

refers to

% of voting rights


Nominal

Delta


Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting rights

Percentage of voting rights

93,047,333

22.82%





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

n/a


Proxy Voting:


10. Name of the proxy holder:


Richard Anthony McGuire

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


93,047,333(22.82%)

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


28 January 2010


13. Additional information:


When proxy holder ceases to hold voting rights at the end of Mitchells & Butlers plc annual general meeting, all of the voting rights shall return to Vidacos Nominees Limited.

Figures are based on a total number of voting rights of 407,710,855.

14. Contact name:


Douglas Armstrong, Dickson Minto W.S.

15. Contact telephone number:


020 7649 6823



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