CRH: more share buybacks

CRH: more share buybacks
Published: 10 January 2008

CRH plc announces that on 9th January 2008, UBS Limited purchased, on behalf of the Company, 85,672 Ordinary Shares of €0.32 each in CRH plc at prices between €22.70 and €23.90 per Ordinary Share. The purchased shares will be held as Treasury Shares. Following the above transaction, CRH plc holds 270,514 Ordinary Shares in Treasury. The number of Ordinary Shares in issue (excluding Treasury Shares) is 546,956,680.