Mitchells & Butlers PLC 07 March 2005 7 March 2005 Mitchells & Butlers plc Purchase of Own Securities Mitchells & Butlers plc announces that on 7 March 2005 it purchased for cancellation 250,000 of its ordinary shares at a price of 339.3925 pence per ordinary share. ENDS This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange