Mitchells & Butlers PLC 23 June 2005 DIRECTORS' INTERESTS Hill Samuel ESOP Trustees Limited as Trustee of the Company's Share Incentive Plan ("SIP") bought 30,000 Mitchells & Butlers plc ordinary shares on 22 June 2005 at £3.33 per share. The balance held by the Trust is now 703,057 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