Whitbread Group

Debenture Redemption

Whitbread Group PLC
06 September 2007

Whitbread Group PLC
6 September 2007

                          STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT

                              WHITBREAD GROUP PLC
                                 (the 'Issuer')

                              Notice of Redemption

The Issuer has today redeemed in full the £200,484,515 11.625 per cent.
Debenture Stock due 2011 (ISIN: GB0009605915) and the £100,000,000 8.125 per
cent. Debenture Stock due 2021 (ISIN: GB0009603423).

Issuer:                                               Trustee:

Whitbread Group PLC                                   The Law Debenture Trust Corporation Plc
Whitbread Court                                       Fifth Floor
Houghton Hall Business Park                           100 Wood Street
Dunstable LU5 5XE                                     London EC2V 7EX
Tel: +44 (0) 152 889346
Attn: Daren Lowry

Solicitation Agent:                                   Registrar:

The Royal Bank of Scotland                            Capita Registrars
135 Bishopsgate                                       Northern House
London EC2M 3UR                                       Woodsome Park
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7085 8056/3781                        Fenay Bridge
Attn: Andrew Burton or Gianmarco Deiana               Huddersfield
                                                      HD8 0LA
                                                      Tel: +44 (0) 870 162 3121
                                                      Attn: Corporate Actions


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