Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Cypriot bailout request

This is the request Cyprus sent to Jean-Claude Juncker, formally seeking financial assistance from the EFSF/ESM on June 25, 2012. 05 20120625 for Info Cyprus External Financial Assistance From EFSF Letter From Cypriot Minister of Finance (PDF) 05 20120625 for Info Cyprus External Financial Assistance From EFSF Letter From Cypriot Minister of Finance (Text)

Longford County Council consultancy fees 2010

This is a breakdown of Consultancy/Professional fee expenditure by Longford County Council in 2010: Ap/Ar ID(T) EURO E C GEARTY (SOLICITOR) 221,095.01 ORDNANCE SURVEY OFFICE 45,626.32 LOCAL GOVERNMENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES BOARD 27,578.69 GROARKE & PARTNERS 26,995.15 BRENDAN LESLIE 16,122.61 NIALL NALLY 15,843.23 KEVIN MURPHY 15,463.36 ARCH TECH LTD 15,000.01 JOHN J QUINN AND CO SOLICITORS… Read More »

Longford County Council operational expenditure (other) 2011

This is all operational expenditure (Other) by the council in 2011. Ap/Ar ID(T) EURO IRISH PUBLIC BODIES MUTUAL INS LTD 1,850,934.19 LONGFORD LETTING & PROPERYTY MANAGEMENT LTD 76,955.00 MARSH IRELAND LTD (GALWAY) 74,013.58 JACKIE WHITE 39,279.00 CORNMILL MANAGEMENT COMPANY LTD 39,168.00 IGOE HOMES 36,175.00 CREEGAN MCCABE 26,300.00 PAUL O BYRNE 23,400.00 CHAZEY PROPERTIES 22,565.00 FINTAN… Read More »

Longford County Council consultancy/professional fees 2011

This is all money spent by Longford County Council on consultancy and professional fees in 2011. The biggest amount went to a law firm. Ap/Ar ID(T) EURO E C GEARTY (SOLICITOR) 235,209.67 ORDNANCE SURVEY OFFICE 45,626.28 LOCAL GOVERNMENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES BOARD 26,199.75 NATIONAL UNIV OF IRELAND MAYNOOTH 25,483.21 RPS CONSULTANT ENGINEERS 24,000.05 DR NIALL DONOHOE… Read More »

Frank Flannery companies

For the record. Frank Flannery (Francis Michael Flannery), who gives his date of birth as May 29, 1958 has used two addresses for companies he has variously been a director of. One is on Sycamore Road in Finglas Dublin 11, the other is on Quinn’s Road in Shankhill. His previous or current directorships include: Company… Read More »

Was this website targeted by the State?

Now that the Government’s intention to proceed with the current fee regime seems clear (and indeed add new fee provisions) we should give our view on what his happening to FOI in Ireland. And unfortunately what we outline below is not an April Fool’s joke. Back in 2009, TheStory.ie was established by myself and Mark… Read More »