Mitchells & Butlers PLC 21 November 2005 DIRECTORS' INTERESTS The Company's Employee Benefit Trust ("the Trust") holds a balance of 1,296,199 Mitchells & Butlers ordinary shares following the exercise of an option by a non-director over 1,683 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 Company Secretary This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange