CRH PLC CRH Director/PDMR Shareholding

  CRH PLC (CRH) - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 2518P
CRH PLC
22 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 Issuer               2  Name of  person discharging  managerial 
                                       responsibilities
   
                                       
   
                                       Maeve Carton
   CRH plc

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

                                      

   No                                  

                                      Maeve Carton

                                       
5  Description   of    shares    or 6  Name of registered shareholder(s)  and, 
   derivatives or  other  financial    if more than one,  number of shares  or 
   instruments linked to them          derivatives    or    other    financial 
                                       instruments linked  to  them,  held  by 
                                      each shareholder

                                      

                                      Maeve                       Carton 
                                        44,049
   Ordinary Shares of €0.32 each
                                       AC Employee Benefit Trustees

                                       Limited  Acct  CRG   
                                       1,605

                                       
7  State   the   nature   of    the 8  Number of shares, derivatives or  other 
   transaction                         financial instruments  linked  to  them 
                                       acquired
   
                                       
   
                                       17
   Scrip Dividend
                                       
   
9  Number of shares, derivatives   10 Price per share or derivative or  other 
   or other financial instruments      financial instrument linked to them  or 
   linked to them disposed of         value of transaction

                                      

   Not applicable                      

                                      €14.27
11 Date and place of transaction    12 Date issuer informed of transaction

                                      

   19^th October 2012; Dublin          19^th October 2012

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

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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
                                        Yes
   
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)
   
                                        
   
                                        0.000002%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each
                                        
   
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                       45,654; 0.006317%

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.

      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 Issuer                    2  Name   of    person    discharging 
                                            managerial responsibilities
   
                                            
   
                                            Nicholas Hartery
   CRH plc

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

                                           

   No                                       

                                           

                                            Nicholas Hartery
5  Description of shares or  derivatives 6  Name of registered  shareholder(s) 
   or other financial instruments linked    and, if more  than one, number  of 
   to them                                  shares  or  derivatives  or  other 
                                            financial  instruments  linked  to 
                                           them, held by each shareholder

                                           

                                           Goodbody   Stockbrokers   Nominees 
                                            Limited
   Ordinary Shares of €0.32 each
7  State the nature of the transaction   8  Number of  shares, derivatives  or 
                                            other financial instruments linked
                                           to them acquired

                                           

   Scrip Dividend                           (i) 14

                                           (ii) 14

                                            (iii) 29

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

                                           

   Not applicable                           

                                           (i) €14.27

                                            (ii) €12.76

                                            (iii) €15.35

                                            
11 Date and place of transaction         12 Date    issuer     informed     of 
                                            transaction
   
                                            
   (i) 19^th October 2012;
   Dublin                                   (i) 19^th October 2012

   (ii) 29^th October 2010;          (ii) 19^th October 2012
   Dublin
                                            (iii) 19^th October 2012
   (iii) 9^th May 2011; Dublin
                                            
   
13 Any additional information            14 Name  of  contact  and   telephone 
                                            number for queries
   
                                            
   Not applicable
                                            Neil Colgan
   
                                            +353 1 6344340
   

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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 16 State whether the notification relates
   (if not required to be stated in    to a single
   box 2)
                                       transaction being notified in
                                      accordance with the Market Abuse Rules
                                       and ISE LR 6.10
   
                                       
   Not applicable
                                       Yes
   
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)
   
                                       
   
                                       0.000007%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each
                                       
   
19 Percentage of issued class       20 Total  holding  following  notification 
   disposed (treasury shares of        and total percentage holding  following 
   that class should not be taken      notification   (any   treasury   shares 
   into account when calculating      should not be  taken into account  when 
   percentage)                         calculating percentage)

                                      

   Not applicable                      1,389;0.000192%

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.



      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 Issuer                    2  Name   of    person    discharging 
                                            managerial responsibilities
   
                                            
   
                                            Jan Maarten de Jong
   CRH plc

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

                                           

   No                                       

                                           

                                            Jan Maarten de Jong
5  Description of shares or  derivatives 6  Name of registered  shareholder(s) 
   or other financial instruments linked    and, if more  than one, number  of 
   to them                                  shares  or  derivatives  or  other 
                                            financial  instruments  linked  to 
                                           them, held by each shareholder

                                           

                                           Jan Maarten de Jong

   Ordinary Shares of €0.32 each
7  State the nature of the transaction   8  Number of  shares, derivatives  or 
                                            other financial instruments linked
                                           to them acquired

                                           

   Scrip Dividend                           196

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

                                           

   Not applicable                           

                                           €14.27
11 Date and place of transaction         12 Date    issuer     informed     of 
                                            transaction
   
                                            
   19^th October 2012; Dublin
                                            19^th October 2012
   
                                            
13 Any additional information            14 Name  of  contact  and   telephone 
                                            number for queries
   
                                            
   Not applicable
                                            Neil Colgan
   
                                            +353 1 6344340
   

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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
                                        Yes
   
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)
   
                                        
   
                                        0.000027%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each

   
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                       15,288; 0.002115%

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.



      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 Issuer         2  Name   of   person   discharging   managerial 
                                 responsibilities
   
                                 
   
                                 Myles Lee
   CRH plc

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

                                

   No                            Myles Lee

   
5  Description of  shares  or 6  Name of  registered  shareholder(s)  and,  if 
   derivatives    or    other    more  than   one,   number   of   shares   or 
   financial      instruments    derivatives or  other  financial  instruments 
   linked to them                linked to them, held by each shareholder

                                

                                Myles    Lee     
                                 392,799
   
                                 Louise   Lee 
   Ordinary Shares  of  €0.32    8,596
   each
                                 AC Employee Benefit

                                 Trustees Limited Acct CRG 2,363

                                 
7  State the  nature  of  the 8  Number  of  shares,   derivatives  or   other 
   transaction                   financial instruments linked to them acquired

                                

                                3,930

   Scrip Dividend                

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

                                

   Not applicable                €14.27

   
11 Date and place of          12 Date issuer informed of transaction
   transaction
                                 
   
                                 19^th October 2012
   19^th October 2012; Dublin
                                 
   
13 Any additional information 14 Name of  contact  and  telephone  number  for 
                                 queries
   
                                 
   Not applicable
                                 Neil Colgan
   
                                 +353 1 6344340
   

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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
                                        Yes
   
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)
   
                                        
   
                                        0.000543%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each
                                        
   
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                       403,758; 0.055871 %

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.



      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 Issuer                    2  Name   of    person    discharging 
                                            managerial responsibilities
   
                                            
   
                                            Heather Ann McSharry
   CRH plc

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

                                           

   No                                       

                                           

                                            Heather Ann McSharry  & Relative
5  Description of shares or  derivatives 6  Name of registered  shareholder(s) 
   or other financial instruments linked    and, if more  than one, number  of 
   to them                                  shares  or  derivatives  or  other 
                                            financial  instruments  linked  to 
                                           them, held by each shareholder

                                           

                                           Heather Ann McSharry 3,676

   Ordinary Shares of €0.32 each            Gaelen    Britton      
                                            192

                                            
7  State the nature of the transaction   8  Number of  shares, derivatives  or 
                                            other financial instruments linked
                                           to them acquired

                                           

   Scrip Dividend                           40

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

                                           

   Not applicable                           

                                           €14.27
11 Date and place of transaction         12 Date    issuer     informed     of 
                                            transaction
   
                                            
   19^th October 2012; Dublin
                                            19^th October 2012
   
                                            
13 Any additional information            14 Name  of  contact  and   telephone 
                                            number for queries
   
                                            
   Not applicable
                                            Neil Colgan
   
                                            +353 1 6344340
   

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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
                                        Yes
   
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)
   
                                        
   
                                        0.000005%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each
                                        
   
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                       3,868; 0.000535%

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.

      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 Issuer             2  Name  of  person  discharging  managerial 
                                     responsibilities
   
                                     
   
                                     Albert Manifold
   CRH plc
                                     
   
3  State   whether   notification 4  Indicate whether the  notification is  in 
   relates to  a  person  closely    respect  of  a  holding  of  the   person 
   associated   with   a   person    referred to in 2 or 3 above or in respect
   discharging         managerial    of a non-beneficial interest
   responsibilities  named  in  2 
   and  identify  the   connected    
   person
                                     
   
                                     
   No
                                     Albert Manifold
   
                                     
5  Description   of   shares   or 6  Name of registered shareholder(s) and, if
   derivatives or other financial    more  than  one,  number  of  shares   or 
   instruments linked to them        derivatives    or     other     financial 
                                     instruments linked to them, held by  each 
                                    shareholder

                                    

                                    Albert                      Manifold 
                                      32,571
   Ordinary Shares of €0.32 each
                                     AC Employee Benefit Trustees

                                     Limited                              Acct 
                                     CRG 2,363

                                     
7  State  the   nature   of   the 8  Number of  shares, derivatives  or  other 
   transaction                       financial  instruments  linked  to   them 
                                     acquired
   
                                     
   
                                     360
   Scrip Dividend
                                     
   
9  Number of shares, derivatives 10 Price per  share or  derivative or  other 
   or other financial instruments    financial instrument  linked to  them  or 
   linked to them disposed of       value of transaction

                                    

   Not applicable                    

                                    €14.27
11 Date and place of transaction  12 Date issuer informed of transaction

                                    

   19^th October 2012; Dublin        19^th October 2012

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

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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
                                        Yes
   
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)
   
                                        
   
                                        0.000049%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each
                                        
   
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                       34,934; 0.004834%

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.



      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 Issuer   2  Name    of     person    discharging     managerial 
                           responsibilities
   
                           
   
                           Daniel N. O'Connor
   CRH plc
                           
   
3  State        whether 4  Indicate whether the notification is in respect  of 
   notification relates    a holding of the person referred to in 2 or 3 above
   to a person  closely    or in respect of a non-beneficial interest
   associated  with   a 
   person   discharging    
   managerial
   responsibilities        
   named   in   2   and 
   identify         the    
   connected person
                           Daniel N. O'Connor
   
                           
   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 other    financial instruments linked to them, held by  each 
   financial               shareholder
   instruments   linked 
   to them                 

                          Daniel N. O'Connor 
                           1,426
   
                           Davycrest Nominees Limited
   
                           Acct
   Ordinary  Shares  of    0075330
   €0.32 each              14,990

                           
7  State the nature  of 8  Number of  shares, derivatives  or other  financial 
   the transaction         instruments linked to them acquired

                          

                          169

   Scrip Dividend          

   
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
                           
   
                           €14.27
   Not applicable

   
11 Date and place of    12 Date issuer informed of transaction
   transaction
                           
   
                           19^th October 2012
   19^th 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 22^nd 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
                                        Yes
   
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)
   
                                        
   
                                        0.000023%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each
                                        
   
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                       16,416; 0.002271%

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
                                              
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.



      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 Issuer   2  Name    of     person    discharging     managerial 
                           responsibilities
   
                           
   
                           Neil Colgan
   CRH plc
                           
   
3  State        whether 4  Indicate whether the notification is in respect  of 
   notification relates    a holding of the person referred to in 2 or 3 above
   to a person  closely    or in respect of a non-beneficial interest
   associated  with   a 
   person   discharging    
   managerial
   responsibilities        
   named   in   2   and 
   identify         the    
   connected person
                           Spouse
   
                           
   Yes; Spouse

   
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 other    financial instruments linked to them, held by  each 
   financial               shareholder
   instruments   linked 
   to them                 

                          AC Employee Benefit Trustees

                          Limited   Acct   CRG 
                           2,360
   
                           Joan
   Ordinary  Shares  of    Duffy
   €0.32 each              8,387

                           
7  State the nature  of 8  Number of  shares, derivatives  or other  financial 
   the transaction         instruments linked to them acquired

                          

                          24

   Scrip Dividend          

   
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
                           
   
                           €14.27
   Not applicable

   
11 Date and place of    12 Date issuer informed of transaction
   transaction
                           
   
                           19^th October 2012
   19^th 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 22^nd 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
                                        Yes
   
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)
   
                                        
   
                                        0.000003%
   Ordinary shares of €0.32 each
                                        
   
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                       10,747; 0.001487%

   

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
   Not applicable
                                              
   
23 Total amount paid (if any) for grant of 24 Description of  shares  involved 
   the option                                 (class and number)

                                             

   Not applicable                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              
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                             

                                             Not applicable

                                              


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



Neil Colgan



Date of notification 22^nd 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.



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

                              

   No                          Erik Bax

                              
5  Description of shares or 6  Name of registered shareholder(s) and, if  more 
   derivatives   or   other    than one, number  of shares  or derivatives  or 
   financial    instruments    other financial  instruments  linked  to  them, 
   linked to them              held by each shareholder

                              

                              Erik   Bax 
                               5,719
   
                               BBHISL Nominees Limited 5,747
   Ordinary Shares of €0.32
   each                        
7  State the nature of  the 8  Number  of   shares,   derivatives   or   other 
   transaction                 financial instruments linked to them acquired

                              

                              210

   Scrip Dividend              

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

                              

   Not applicable              €14.27

   
11 Date and place of        12 Date issuer informed of transaction
   transaction
                               
   
                               19^th October 2012
   19^th October 2012;
   Dublin                      

   
13 Any           additional 14 Name  of  contact  and  telephone  number   for 
   information                 queries

                              

   Not applicable              Neil Colgan

                              +353 1 6344340
   

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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 22^nd 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.



      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 Issuer            2  Name  of  person  discharging   managerial 
                                    responsibilities
   
                                    
   
                                    Jack Golden
   CRH plc
                                    
   
3  State  whether   notification 4  Indicate whether  the notification  is  in 
   relates to  a person  closely    respect  of  a   holding  of  the   person 
   associated  with   a   person    referred to in 2 or 3 above or in  respect 
   discharging        managerial    of a non-beneficial interest
   responsibilities named  in  2 
   and  identify  the  connected    
   person
                                    
   
                                    
   No
                                    Jack Golden
   
                                    
5  Description  of   shares   or 6  Name of registered shareholder(s) and,  if 
   derivatives     or      other    more  than  one,   number  of  shares   or 
   financial instruments  linked    derivatives or other financial instruments
   to them                          linked to them, held by each shareholder

                                   

                                   Jack                           Golden 
                                     49,610
   
                                    AC Employee Benefit Trustees
   Ordinary Shares of €0.32 each
                                    Limited  Acct  CRG   
                                    2,363

                                    
7  State  the   nature  of   the 8  Number of  shares,  derivatives  or  other 
   transaction                      financial  instruments   linked  to   them 
                                    acquired
   
                                    
   
                                    534
   Scrip Dividend
                                    
   
9  Number of shares,             10 Price per  share  or derivative  or  other 
   derivatives or other            financial instrument  linked  to  them  or 
   financial instruments linked     value of transaction
   to them disposed of
                                    
   
                                    
   Not applicable
                                    €14.27
   
11 Date and place of transaction 12 Date issuer informed of transaction

                                   

   19^th October 2012; Dublin       19^th October 2012

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

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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 22^nd 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.



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

                             Henry Morris

   No                         

   
5  Description  of  shares 6  Name of registered  shareholder(s) and, if  more 
   or derivatives or other    than one,  number of  shares or  derivatives  or 
   financial   instruments    other financial instruments linked to them, held
   linked to them             by each shareholder

                             

                             Henry                                 Morris 
                               9,558
   
                              AC Employee Benefit Trustees
   Ordinary   Shares    of 
   €0.32 each                 Limited                                     Acct 
                              CRG 2,363

                              Davycrest Nominees Limited

                              Acct                                   0049779 
                               33,487

                              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 of the 8  Number of shares, derivatives or other financial
   transaction                instruments linked to them acquired

                             

                             467

   Scrip Dividend

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

                             

   Not applicable             €14.27

   
11 Date and place of       12 Date issuer informed of transaction
   transaction
                              
   
                              19^th October 2012
   19^th 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 22^nd 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 22^nd 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.



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

                                

   No                            Doug Black

                                
5  Description of  shares  or 6  Name of  registered  shareholder(s)  and,  if 
   derivatives    or    other    more  than   one,   number   of   shares   or 
   financial      instruments    derivatives or  other  financial  instruments 
   linked to them                linked to them, held by each shareholder

                                

                                Doug                               Black 
                                  115,799
   
                                 The  Bank  of  New  York  Mellon   (relative) 
   Ordinary Shares  of  €0.32    669
   each
                                 
7  State the  nature  of  the 8  Number  of  shares,   derivatives  or   other 
   transaction                   financial instruments linked to them acquired

                                

                                1,483

   Scrip Dividend                

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

                                

   Not applicable                €14.27

   
11 Date and place of          12 Date issuer informed of transaction
   transaction
                                 
   
                                 19^th October 2012
   19^th October 2012; Dublin
                                 
   
13 Any additional information 14 Name of  contact  and  telephone  number  for 
                                 queries
   
                                 
   Not applicable
                                 Neil Colgan
   
                                 +353 1 6344340
   

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

   

   Neil Colgan

   

   Date of notification 22^nd 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 22^nd 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.



                     This information is provided by RNS
           The company news service from the London Stock Exchange

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