‘Durty Nelly’ Dividend

The company that operates Durty Nelly’s pub in Bunratty, Co Clare paid out dividends totalling €708,000 in 2021.

During the period, Martin Scully’s and Mary McCoy’s Clare Taverns UC was paid Covid supports totalling €507,449. In line with government Covid-19 restrictions, the pub closed for business on December 24, 2020, and remained closed until it re-opened for outdoor dining on June 7, 2021.

With the easing of restrictions, the pub business recorded pre-tax profits of €558,729 in 2021 – a 15-fold increase on the pre-tax profit of €35,950 for 2020.