CRH PLC CRH Director/PDMR Shareholding

  CRH PLC (CRH) - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 8805N
CRH PLC
03 October 2012




      Notification of Transactions of (1) Persons Discharging Managerial
  Responsibility and (2) Persons closely associated with Persons Discharging
                          Managerial Responsibility

This form is intended for use by an issuer making a notification required by
   Rules 7.2 and 7.3 of the Central Bank of Ireland's Market Abuse Rules in
    relation to a person falling within either of the above categories of
 individual. These categories are defined in Regulation 12 (8) of the Market
Abuse (Directive 2003/6/EC) Regulations 2005 and are detailed as part of this
                                    form.

       All relevant boxes should be completed in block capital letters.



1  Name    of    the 2  Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities
   Issuer
                        Henry Morris
   

   CRH plc

   
3  State     whether 4  Indicate whether the notification  is in respect of  a 
   notification         holding of the person referred to  in 2 or 3 above  or 
   relates   to    a    in respect of a non-beneficial interest
   person    closely 
   associated with a    
   person
   discharging          
   managerial
   responsibilities     
   named  in  2  and 
   identify      the    Henry Morris
   connected person

   

   No
5  Description    of 6  Name of registered  shareholder(s) and,  if more  than 
   shares         or    one,  number  of  shares   or  derivatives  or   other 
   derivatives    or    financial instruments  linked to  them, held  by  each 
   other   financial    shareholder
   instruments
   linked to them       

                       Henry Morris 
                        15,435
   
                        AC Employee Benefit Trustees
   
                        Limited CRG Acct
   Ordinary   Shares    2,363
   of €0.32 each
                        Davycrest Nominees Limited

                        Acct
                        0049779
                        33,143

                        Davycrest Nominees Limited

                        Acct
                        0127109
                        26,301

                        Pershing International Nominees

                        Limited Acct BCCLT
                        4,455

                        Davycrest Nominees Limited

                        Acct
                        0102350
                        5,000

                        
7  State the  nature 8  Number  of  shares,  derivatives  or  other  financial 
   of            the    instruments linked to them acquired
   transaction
                        
   
                        33,270
   
                        
   (i) Exercise of
   share option         

   (ii) Sale of
   Shares

   
9  Number of shares, 10 Price per  share  or  derivative  or  other  financial 
   derivatives or      instrument linked to them or value of transaction
   other financial
   instruments          
   linked to them
   disposed of          (i) €11.8573

                       (ii) 13,635  shares at  €14.77 and  13,635 shares  at 
                        €14.78
   27,270

   
11 Date and place of 12 Date issuer informed of transaction
   transaction
                        
   
                        (i) 3^rd October 2012
   (i) 3^rd
   October 2012,        (ii) 3^rd October 2012
   Dublin
                        
   (ii) 3^rd
   October 2012,
   Dublin

   
13 Any    additional 14 Name of contact and telephone number for queries
   information
                        
   
                        Neil Colgan
   Not Applicable
                        +353 1 6344340
   

   Person authorised  on  behalf of  the  issuer responsible  for  making  the 
   notification

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 3^rd October 2012



      Information required under Irish Stock Exchange Listing Rule 6.10

The following additional  information is  required to be  disclosed under  ISE 
Listing Rule  6.10 in  respect of  interests in  securities of  a director  or 
secretary or their  connected persons.  An issuer  is not  being required  to 
submit the information below to the Central Bank in respect of any PDMR who is
also a director/secretary/connected persons.

15 Name of director or secretary (if 16 State whether the notification relates
   not required to be stated in  box    to a single
   2)
                                        transaction being notified in
                                       accordance with the Market Abuse Rules
                                        and ISE LR 6.10
   
                                        
   Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)
                                        Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)
   
                                        
17 Description of class of share     18 Percentage of  issued  class  acquired 
                                        (treasury shares of that class  should 
                                       not  be   taken  into   account   when 
                                        calculating percentage)
   
                                        
   
                                        Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)
   Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)
                                        
   
19 Percentage of issued class        20 Total holding  following  notification 
   disposed (treasury shares of that    and total percentage holding following
   class should not be taken into       notification  (any   treasury   shares 
   account when calculating            should not be taken into account  when 
   percentage)                          calculating percentage)

                                       

   Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)     Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)

                                       



If a person  whose interests are  required to be  disclosed under ISE  Listing 
Rule 6.10  has  been  granted  options by  the  issuer,  please  complete  the 
following boxes:

21 Date of Grant                           22 Period during which or date on
                                              which it can be exercised
   
                                              
   
                                              Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)
   Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)           

                                             Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)

                                              
25 Exercise price  (if  fixed at  time  of 26 Total  number  of  shares   over 
   grant) or indication that the price  is    which options are held following
   to be fixed at the time of exercise        notification

                                             

   Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)           

                                             Not Applicable (PDMR disclosure)

                                              
Name and signature of duly designated officer of issuer responsible for making
notification





____________________

Neil Colgan



Date of notification 3^rd October 2012



The duly  designated  officer  of  the  issuer  responsible  for  making  this 
notification  acknowledges  and  confirms  that  he/she  is  aware  that   the 
information as has been provided in response  to the questions 15 to 26  above 
is not information which has been required  by or which has been requested  by 
the Central Bank, and is information which  is required to be provided to  the 
Irish Stock Exchange only.





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