Mitchells & Butlers PLC 25 July 2005 DIRECTORS' INTERESTS The Company's Employee Benefit Trust ("the Trust") holds a balance of 1,688,830 Mitchells & Butlers ordinary shares following the exercise of a Sharesave option by a non-director over 2,648 shares. The executive directors of the Company, M.L.Bramley, T.Clarke, A.Hughes and K.Naffah, as potential beneficiaries under the Trust, are technically deemed to be interested in the above balance. Victoria M Penrice Assistant Secretary This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange