Citigroup Global Markets UK EqtyLtd 31 March 2006 FORM 38.5 DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS (Rule 38.5 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 1. KEY INFORMATION Name of exempt principal trader Citigroup Global Markets UK Equity Limited Company dealt in Mitchells & Butlers plc Class of relevant security to which the Ord/Equity dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1) Date of dealing 30 March 2006 2. DEALINGS (Note 2) (a) Purchases and sales Total number of securities purchased Highest price paid (Note 3) Lowest price paid (Note 3) 272,756 GBP 4.9000 GBP 4.8300 Total number of securities sold Highest price received (Note 3) Lowest price received (Note 3) 266,510 GBP 4.8750 GBP 4.8125 (b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) Product name, Long/short (Note 4) Number of securities (Note 5) Price per unit (Note 3) e.g. CFD (c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities (i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying Product name, Writing, selling, Number of securities Exercise Type, e.g. Expiry Option money purchasing, to which the option American, e.g. call option varying etc. relates (Note 5) price European etc. date paid/received per unit (Note 3) (ii) Exercising Product name, e.g. call option Number of securities Exercise price per unit (Note 3) 3. OTHER INFORMATION Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced. If none, this should be stated. Date of disclosure 31 March 2006 Contact name Nicola Hall Telephone number 020 7508 6826 Name of offeree/offeror with which connected Mitchells & Butlers plc Nature of connection (Note 6) Financial Advisor Notes The Notes on Form 38.5 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange