Mitchells & Butlers PLC 28 July 2006 28 July 2006 Mitchells & Butlers plc Completion of acquisition of Whitbread pub restaurant sites Mitchells & Butlers is pleased to confirm that the acquisition of pub restaurants sites from Whitbread plc, announced on 21 July 2006, has successfully been completed. Of the 239 pub restaurants sites acquired, there are 18 sites in Scotland or under development for which completion will occur over the coming months as licensing is transferred or construction is completed. For further information please contact: Investor Relations Kate Holligon 07808 095 092 Media Kathryn Holland 0121 498 4526 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange