List of contributors to the PDs

 

The following contibutors made donations of £500 and over to the Progressive Democrats between 1987 and 1992, according to the PD documents.

1987 General Election Contributions£500 DonorsRonald Carroll, Limerick;

Sean M Collins MRCVS, Corbally Stud, Kildare;

Denis Corboy, Brussels;

Finbar P Costello, Irish International Advertising and Marketing;

PR Coulson, Yeoman International Leasing Ltd, Shannon Airport;

David I Dand, Gilbeys of Ireland;

DJ Dillon;

John Dolan, Jack Dolan Ltd;

Des Fitzgerald, Terenure;

Maurice Foley, Crannog, Tipperary;

Padraic Hannon, Ranelagh;

David Harris, The Blackrock Clinic;

Gerry Hickey, Halle Investments;

John H Langan, Ola Teoranta, Drogheda;

Denis M Magee, The Jones Group plc, Dublin;

NV McCann, FII (now Fyffes), Dundalk;

Ross McParland, auctioneer, Dublin;

Liam J Meade, Carnlea SCR, Limerick;

Brendan F Merry, IPC House, Ballsbridge;

Joe Milroy, Ashdale Road;

Liam Minihan;

John Moran;

Conor Mulvey;

Mike Neville, Fitz-Pack Fitzgerald Packaging;

Pat Nolan & Paddy Kernan, Goldstar Meats, Dublin;

Donal O Buachalla, Donnybrook;

Leo O'Donnell, Irish Biscuits Ltd;

Michael O'Malley, Limerick;

Jim Reynolds, Longford Arms Hotel;

Gerard Ryan, Church & General Insurance plc;

Thomas H Sheahan, Patrick J Sheahan & Partners, Limerick;

Brendan Shortt, Shortt Steel Fabrications, Limerick;

Donal Slattery, Templeogue;

Kenny White, Southern Fur company;

Tony Taylor, Taylor & Associates, Dublin;

Eamon Walsh, Hibernian Insurance, Dublin (£750).

£1,000 donors

Frank Belton, Craig Gardner;

HW Bolger, Liffey Farm, Blessington;

Gay Brennan, Brennan Insurances Ltd, Dublin;

GC Crampton, G & T Crampton Ltd;

Brian Davy, J & E Davy;

Dermot G Divilly, Coal Distributors;

David Dixon, Donnybrook;

Pierre J Doyle, Dublin;

James J Flavin, Development Capital Corp £200 (personal) £1,000 (corporate);

Eamon Greene, solicitor, Dublin;

Eugene Greene, Goodalls of Ireland;

JF Hegarty, PJ Hegarty & Sons;

David Keane, Keane Murphy Duff, Dublin;

Eddie Kearns, c/o Barry McNamara, Dublin;

Martin Kenny, Kenny Builders Limerick;

PC Kilroy, Gowan Group;

Cormac McAlineden, Lithographic Universal Ltd, Bray;

Michael McBrinn, Wilson & McBrinn Ltd, Drogheda;

Michael McCarthy, Galway;

Patrick C McEvoy, Irish Intercontinental Bank;

Dan McInerney, T McInerney & Sons;

Sean McKone, Greystones;

Hugh McMahon, James McMahon Ltd, Limerick;

PE Monaghan, Monaghan Mushrooms;

J Murray, Murray Telecommunications Group;

Noel O'Callaghan, The New Mont Clare Hotel;

Lochlann Quinn, Dublin;

RA Scott, Carnales Baily, Dublin;

Seamus Shiels, Milford Bakery & Flour Mills;

EP Steele, Silver Hill Foods;

DK Weld, Horse Trainer Co Kildare.

Donations up to £5,000

Vincent Caffrey, Mount Anville Road, £1,200;

John E Callaghan, Stokes Kennedy Crowley, £4,000;

John D Coyle, Galway, £3,000;

Vincent Daly, LM Ericcson Holdings, £3,000;

Kevin J Kelly, PO Box 1283, Fitzwilton House, Wilton Place, £2,000;

Frank Kenny, Burr Egan Deleage & Co, Boston, $2,825;

TA Larkin, Irish Glass, £3,000;

Clayton Love jnr, Cork, £1,500;

D Lucey, Mitchelstown Co-Op, £3,000;

Peter McAleer, Castleknock, £2,500;

Joe McCabe, Irish Distillers Group, £2,000;

TK McGovern, Carroll Industries, £1,500;

Leslie McKee, Ernst & Whinney, Dublin, £1,500;

Oliver Murphy, Hibernia Meat, £5,000;

Martin Naughton, Glen Dimplex, £2,000;

Fred O'Brien, c/o Michael Gibbons, Ballsbridge, £2,000;

Nigel O'Flaherty, O'Flaherty Holdings Ltd, Dublin, £5,000;

Frank Reihill, Tedcastle McCormack & Co Dun Laoghaire, £1,500;

Tony Ryan, Kilboy House, Tipperary, £2,000;

George Sisk, John Sisk & Son, £3,000;

CH Taylor, De Beers Industrial Diamond Division, £2,500;

DP Tierney, Cross Chemical Group, Dublin, £1,500;

Michael J Whelan, Aran Energy, £2,500;

Walter Beatty, Rathmines, £1,750.

£10,000 or more

Larry Goodman, £20,000;

PJ Hayes, Waterford Glass Group, £10,000;

Smurfit companies, £12,000;

Tara, £10,000;

Toyota, £10,000.

1988 Contributions

Neil McCann, FII (now Fyffes), Dundalk, £500;

William McCann, Craig Gardner, Dublin, £1,000;

Henry O'Dwyer, Educational Building Society, £500;

Nigel O'Flaherty, O'Flaherty Holdings, Dublin, £2,000;

Heinz Pollmeir, PPI Adhesive Products, Waterford, £500;

Joe Treacy, First National Building Society, £500.

1989 General Election Contributions

Tony Barry, chief executive CRH, £1,500;

Gay Brennan, Brennan Insurance Ltd, Dublin, £1,000;

DA Byrne, Cadbury Ireland plc, Dublin, £500;

John E Callaghan, Stokes Kennedy Crowley, Dublin, £2,500;

Vincent Daly, Ericsson Wessel, Dublin, £3,500;

Austin Darragh, Meath, £1,000;

David Dixon, Shalimar, Donnybrook, £500;

James F Flavin, Development Capital Corp, Dublin, £500;

Otto Glaser, Dublin, £1,000;

Hugh Governey, Coyle Hamilton Group, Dublin, £1,000;

Frank Hardy, executive chairman, Hanlon Group Dublin, £1,000;

Gerry Hickey, solicitor, Dublin, £500;

Mark Kavanagh, Customs House Docks Development Co, Dublin, £2,500;

Noel Keating, Kepak Meat Processors, £1,000;

PC Kilroy, Gowan Group Ltd, Dublin, £1,000;

Stan Linehan, Coal Distributors Ltd, Dublin, £1,000;

TP Mahony, Toyota (Ire) Ltd, Dublin, £2,500;

Peter McAleer, £1,500;

Dan McInerney, McInerney Properties plc, Dublin, £1,000;

Aidan McKenna, Memory Computer, Dublin, £1,000;

Liam Minihan, Minihans Chemist, Cork, £500;

Dan Lehane, Co Clare, £500;

Leo O'Donnell, Irish Biscuits, Tallaght, £500;

James O'Dwyer, Arthur Cox & Co, Dublin, £2,000;

Nigel O'Flaherty, O'Flaherty Holdings, Dublin, £3,000;

John A Parr, Ryan Hotels, Dublin, £1,000;

Frank Reihill, Tedcastle McCormick, £1,000;

Donal Roche, Killiney, £500;

Sicon Ltd, £2,000;

C H Taylor, De Beers Industrial Diamonds, £2,500;

Don Tidey, Power Supermarkets, Dun Laoghaire, £5,000;

Eamon Walsh, Hibernian Insurance, Dublin, £750;

Kenny White, Southern Furs, Dublin, £500.

1990 Contributions

Michael Bambrick, Thermoshield Aluminium, Kilkenny, £500;

Michael Houlihan, Ennis, Co Clare, £1,000;

Gus Kearney, Kent Ireland, Clonmel, £2,000;

Kirby Electrical, Limerick, £2,000;

D Lehane, Electrical Rewind Service (Limerick), £500;

Frank Masterson, Frank Masterson & Associates, Athy, £1,000;

James O'Dwyer, Arthur Cox & Co, solicitors, Dublin, £2,000;

Peter Sharkey, General Accident, Dublin, £500.

1991 Local Election Contributions

Tony Barry, chief executive, CRH, £1,000;

Gay Brennan, Brennan Insurances, Dublin, £500;

Richard Burrows, Irish Distillers, £2,000;

John E Callaghan, Stokes Kennedy Crowley, £2,500;

David I Dand, Gilbeys of Ireland Ltd, £500;

Paddy Fitzpatrick, Fitzpatrick Castle, £1,000;

Hugh Governey, Coyle Hamilton, £1,000;

Otto Glaser, Howth, £500;

Michael Hegarty, PJ Hegarty & Sons, Cork, £1,000;

HI Hosford, G & T Crampton Ltd, Dublin, £1,000;

Noel Keating, Kepak, £1,000;

Tom Kirby, Kirby Electrical, £500;

Denis Lucey, chief executive, Dairygold, £3,000;

Neil McCann, Fyffes plc, £1,000;

Tony Ryan, GPS, £4,000;

Chris Taylor, De Beers, Shannon, £5,000.

1992 Maastricht Contributions

Arthur Cox, solicitors, £1,500;

Brennan Insurances, £500;

Chixwear, £500;

CRH, £2,000;

Dairygold, £8,000;

DCC, £500;

Ernst & Young, £500;

Fyffes, £1,000;

Gerard Scallan & O'Brien, £500;

Gowan Group, £1,500;

Green Property, £1,000;

Irish Tobacco, £3,000;

Jacobs International, £500;

Kepak, £5,000;

O'Flaherty Holdings, £1,000;

O'Mahony, Flor, ITMAC, £3,000;

Otto Glasser, Howth, £500;

Stokes Kennedy Crowley, £500.