Central Remedial Clinic acting chief executive Jim Nugent leaving Leinster House after giving evidence to the Public Accounts Committee. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Jim Nugent met Bertie Ahern in 1970 through the Federated Workers Union of Ireland. Jim was a negotiator with the union, recruited straight from unive(...)

Mr Des Peelo at the Moriarty Tribunal in Dublin Castle yesterday. Pic : Bryan O'Brien  30/5/01

Fine Gael is disputing claims by Des Peelo, a former chairman of the Central Remedial Clinic closely associated with former taoisigh Charles Haughey a(...)

Minister for Health Dr James Reilly who said there is no documentation to suggest the HSE had agreed to top up payments made to Central Remedial Clinic executives. Photograph: The Irish Times

Minister for Health James Reilly has said there is no documentation to suggest that the HSE agreed to top-up payments made to Central Remedial Clinic (...)

Former CRC chairman Des Peelo: said  that “two of the very top people” in the HSE attended a meeting in June 2009 at which top-up payments for nine senior figures were agreed. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Minister for Health James Reilly has dismissed claims by the Central Remedial Clinic (CRC) that it had an agreement with the Health Service Executive (...)

Former chair of the Central Remedial Clinic, Des Peelo, has claimed that two of the “very top people” in the HSE attended a meeting in 2009 at which so-called top-ups being paid to senior staff were agreed to. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The HSE has said that top-up payments for the chief executive and other senior staff in the Central Remedial Clinic (CRC) were “not at any stage agree(...)

The recently-retired chief executive of the Central Remedial Clinic Paul Kiely with former Minister for Health Mr Michael Woods.

Paul Kiely, the recently-retired chief executive of the Central Remedial Clinic, is just one of a number of figures from the organisation with strong (...)