M/07/021 – Thomas Crosbie Holdings/ WKW FM

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Thomas Crosbie Holdings and Des Whelan of 68.7% of the issued share capital of WKW FM Limited.

Notification date Decision date
Friday May 11, 2007 Friday, August 17, 2007
Parties Involved Business activities
Thomas Crosbie Holdings Limited

A holding company for the Group's media interests which include 18 newspaper titles, shareholdings in Red FM and Mid West Radio and a number of online businesses.

WKW FM Limited

A sound broadcasting contractor trading as Beat 102-103.

Economic sector Media merger
Media Yes
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Monday, May 21, 2007
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Ibrahim Bah and Barry O'Donnell

01 - 804 5425, ib@tca.ie or 01 - 8045396, bod@tca.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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