Notices under the Trustee Act 1925

BirminghamB3 1JP52.482278-1.906802TRUSTEE ACT 1925Trustee Act 1925TRUSTEE ACT 1925, s. 27Trustee Act 1925, s. 272024-04-032024-06-30TSO (The Stationery Office), customer.services@thegazette.co.uk459404064360

NOTICE UNDER SECTION 27 OF THE TRUSTEE ACT 1925 (AS AMENDED)

PROPOSED WINDING UP OF THE MITCHELLS & BUTLERS EXECUTIVE PENSION PLAN

(formerly the Six Continents Executive Pension Plan, formerly the Bass Executive Pension Plan)

This notice is addressed to former and current members and beneficiaries of the pension scheme listed above.

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to section 27 of the Trustee Act 1925 (as amended), that the Trustee of the Mitchells & Butlers Executive Pension Plan (the “Plan”) is considering discharging the Plan funds in relation to the defined benefits of the Plan, following which the Plan may be wound up. The Trustee wishes to trace any person who is or was a member of the Plan or who has a claim against, or entitlement arising under, the Plan.

Anyone (including, but not limited to, any former employees or agents of the companies listed below (or their associated groups)) who believes that they may be entitled to benefits from the Plan and has not already been contacted by the Trustee, should contact the Trustee as soon as possible. Please write to the Trustee at the address given below with full details of your claim and any benefits that you think you are entitled to, including your full name, address, date of birth, NI Number, dates of employment and copies of any relevant papers. This information must be received by the Trustee no later than 30 June 2024.

Relevant companies

Mitchells & Butlers plc

Six Continents plc

Bass plc

Please be aware that these companies have also operated other pension schemes in the past, and this announcement only relates to the Mitchells & Butlers Executive Pension Plan (formerly the Six Continents Executive Pension Plan, formerly the Bass Executive Pension Plan).

After 30 June 2024, the Trustee and the sponsoring employer of the Plan (Mitchells & Butlers plc) may proceed to wind up the Plan. The Trustee will not be liable to or in respect of any person whose claim, interest or entitlement under the Plan had not been notified to the Trustee by 30 June 2024.

If the Trustee has already been in contact with you (for example, if you have received correspondence from the Trustee during the last 12 months), or you are currently receiving a pension from the Plan, you do not need to reply to this notice as your interest has already been noted.

The Trustee of the Mitchells & Butlers Executive Pension Plan, Pensions Department, Mitchells & Butlers plc, 27 Fleet Street, Birmingham, B3 1JP

Dated 3 April 2024