M/13/006 – Clare FM / Terence and Gay Mangan / Tipp FM
The proposed transaction whereby Clare Community Radio Holdings plc (Clare FM), Terence Mangan, Gay Mangan and Liam O’Shea, through Dreamglade Limited would acquire 56.1% of the issued share capital of County Tipperary Radio Limited (Tipp FM) has been notified to the Competition Authority.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Thursday March 14, 2013||Wednesday, April 10, 2013|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Energy Control Systems Ltd||
|Clare Community Radio Holdings plc||
Clare FM is a broad-format local commercial radio service targeting adults aged 15+ with a particular focus on 25+ year olds in County Clare.
|County Tipperary Radio Limited||
Tipp FM is a broad-format local commercial radio service targeting adults aged 15+ with a particular focus on 25+ year olds in County Tipperary.
|Terence and Gay Mangan||
Mangan Bros. Holdings has a business of leasing warehouse properties to a variety of tenants, primarily in the cash and carry and wholesale distribution trade. Mangan Retail Properties Limited has a business of licensing retail grocery stores to licensees in the west of Ireland.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Radio advertising in County Tipperary and County Clare.||Yes|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Friday, March 29, 2013|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
|Ms. Victoria Balaguer||
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