GoldmanSachs International 04 April 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 Goldman Sachs International Company dealt in Mitchells & Butlers Plc Class of relevant security to which the Ordinary Shares dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1) Date of dealing 03 April 2006 2. DEALINGS (Note 2) (a) Purchases and sales Total number of securities purchased Highest price paid (Note 3) Lowest price paid (Note 3) 52,872 4.9475 GBP 4.8700 GBP Total number of securities sold Highest price received (Note 3) Lowest price paid received (Note 3) 445,594 4.990 GBP 4.870 GBP (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 CFD Long 62,825 4.8734 GBP CFD Long 14,000 4.908664 GBP CFD Short 9,000 4.785004 GBP CFD Long 107,002 4.93 GBP CFD Long 1.045 4.924239 GBP CFD Long 37,500 4.924245 GBP CFD Long 29,903 4.924237 GBP CFD Long 36,058 4.8931 GBP CFD Long 113,476 4.8734 GBP CFD Long 21,000 4.90866 GBP CFD Long 58,843 4.8734 GBP (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 04 April 2006 Contact name Peter Highton Telephone number +44 207-774-1935 Name of offeree/offeror with which connected R20 Nature of connection (Note 6) 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