Bear Stearns Intl. Trading Ltd 02 May 2006 FORM 8.3 DEALINGS BY PERSONS WITH INTERESTS IN SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE (Rule 8.3 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 1. KEY INFORMATION Name of person dealing (Note 1) Bear Stearns International Trading Limited Company dealt in Mitchells & Butler Class of relevant security to which the Ordinary dealings being disclosed relate (Note 2) Date of dealing 28/04/06 2. INTERESTS, SHORT POSITIONS AND RIGHTS TO SUBSCRIBE (a) Interests and short positions (following dealing) in the class of relevant security dealt in (Note 3) Long Short Number (%) Number (%) (1) Relevant securities 7,403,356 1.509% 6,798,792 1.385% (2) Derivatives (other than options) (3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell Total 7,403,356 1.509% 6,798,792 1.385% (b) Interests and short positions in relevant securities of the company, other than the class dealt in (Note 3) Class of relevant security: Long Short Number (%) Number (%) (1) Relevant securities (2) Derivatives (other than options) (3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell Total (c) Rights to subscribe (Note 3) Class of relevant security: Details 3. DEALINGS (Note 4) (a) Purchases and sales Purchase/Sale Number of Securities Currency Price per unit (Note 5) B 400,000 GBP 493.239 B 250,000 GBP 494.494 B 2,205,777 GBP 494.991 B 85,000 GBP 495 B 2,838 GBP 495.25 B 87,162 GBP 495.5 B 75,000 GBP 496 (b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) Product name, Long/short (Note Number of securities Currency Price per unit e.g. CFD 6) (Note 7) (Note 5) CFD Short 46,293.00 GBP 494.724 CFD Short 10,396.00 GBP 494.724 CFD Short 900,190.00 GBP 494.724 CFD Short 164,420.00 GBP 494.724 CFD Short 1,191,133.00 GBP 494.724 CFD Short 257,242.00 GBP 494.72 CFD Short 175,734.00 GBP 494.72 CFD Short 30,003.00 GBP 494.724 CFD Short 80,366.00 GBP 494.724 (c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities (i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying Product Writing, Number of Exercise Type, e.g. Expiry Option name,e.g. selling, securities to price American, date money paid/ call purchasing, which the European received option varying etc. option etc. per unit relates (Note (Note 5) 7) (ii) Exercising Product name, e.g. Number of securities Exercise price per unit (Note 5) call option (d) Other dealings (including new securities) (Note 4) Nature of transaction (Note 8) Details Price per unit (if applicable) (Note 5) 4. 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. .............................................................................. ........................................................................ Is a Supplemental Form 8 attached? (Note 9) NO Date of disclosure 02/05/2006 Contact name Emma Braham Telephone number 020 7516 6602 If a connected EFM, name of offeree/offeror with N/A which connected If a connected EFM, state nature of connection N/A (Note 10) This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange