Mitchells & Butlers PLC 10 October 2006 SCHEDULE 10 NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES 1. Name of company Mitchells & Butlers plc 2. Name of shareholder having a major interest Barclays PLC 3. Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of holding of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest or in the case of an individual holder if it is a holding of that person's spouse or children under the age of 18 As above 4. Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the number of shares held by each of them Registered Holder: Number of Shares Held: Barclays Global Investors, N.A. 3,526,717 Barclays Global Investors Japan Ltd 47,720 Barclays Capital Inc 3,264,143 Barclays Capital Securities Ltd 9,219,503 Barclays Private Bank Ltd 5,919 Barclays Private Bank and Trust Ltd 634 Barclays Bank PLC 2,009,000 Barclays Global Investors Australia Ltd 42,833 Barclays Bank Trust Company Ltd 84,174 Barclays Global Investors Japan Trust & Banking 555,163 Barclays Life Assurance Co Ltd 661,423 Barclays Global Investors Canada Ltd 35,771 Barclays Global Investors Ltd 5,028,095 Barclays Global Fund Advisors 2,806,364 Barclays Private Bank and Trust Ltd 1,175 Gerrard Ltd 741,229 5. Number of shares / amount of stock acquired Not stated 6. Percentage of issued class Not stated 7. Number of shares / amount of stock disposed Not applicable 8. Percentage of issued class Not applicable 9. Class of security Ordinary shares 10. Date of transaction Not disclosed 11. Date company informed 10 October 2006 12. Total holding following this notification 28,029,863 13. Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification 5.76% 14. Any additional information 15. Name of contact and telephone number for queries Victoria Penrice 0121 498 4189 16. Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for making this notification Victoria Penrice Date of notification 10 October 2006 The FSA does not give any express or implied warranty as to the accuracy of this document or material and does not accept any liability for error or omission. The FSA is not liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business or loss of profits) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or inability to use this document, or any material contained in it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using this document or any such material. This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange