RNS Number : 4164D
Mitchells & Butlers PLC
22 March 2011

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 state Yes/No): ( )

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights: Yes

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) : No

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

Elpida Group Limited

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 reached) (v):

18 March 2011

6. Date on which issuer notified:

22 March 2011

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

19%

8. Notified details:

……………..



A: Voting rights attached to shares (viii, ix)

Class/type of shares if possible using the ISIN CODE

Situation previous to the Triggering transaction




Number of shares


Number of voting Rights


GB00B1FP6H53

73,750,441

73,750,441

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Class/type of shares if possible using the ISIN CODE

Number of shares

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights (x)




Direct


Direct (xi)


Indirect (xii)


Direct


Indirect


GB00B1FP6H53

78,081,937

78,081,937

19.09%

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial instrument


Expiration Date (xiii)




Exercise/Conversion Period (xiv)



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

% of voting rights




C: Financial instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments (xv, xvi)

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial instrument


Exercise price

Expiration date (xvii)

Exercise/ conversion period (xviii)

Number of voting rights instrument refers to

% of voting rights (xix, xx)






Nominal

Delta



Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting rights


% of voting rights


78,081,937

19.09%

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

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:

0041 22 318 7000


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