Glenn, Owen George (Sir), 1940-

Expatriot NZ billionaire who made donations to the Labour Party and other parties and individuals in 2007-2008. Made a Knight in the 2013 New Year Honours.

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Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:'Dotcom's giving me hell - Hollywood's giving me orders...' 8 October 2012
Date: 2012 By: New Zealand herald (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0023524 Description: Shows John Key kneeling and praying for respite from 'overbearing tycoons' as Owen Glenn stands behind him with a sign saying 'Owen Glenn for MP!' Context: P...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :Credibility. Family violence. 4 July 2013
Date: 2013 Ref: DCDL-0025494 Description: Shows Sir Owen Glenn as a boxer punching himself with his gloved hands ('Credibility' and 'Family violence'). Refers to Glenn fronting an anti-violence Glenn...
"Aha!" 23 February, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0005589 Description: Shows billionaire businessman, Owen Glenn and deputy leader of National, Bill English, each caught in a spotlight on stage. In the background is a shadowy cr...
Good Evans. "Five bucks won't make you honorary consul to the Vatican Dad!" 15 September, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007574 Description: Shows a family sitting in a pew in church as the collection comes round. A small boy tells his father loudly that five bucks won't make him honorary consul t...
Glenn Livid. 9 September, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007599 Description: Shows a bottle of 'Glenn Livid' with the face of Owen Glenn on the label. Beside it on the table is a spilled glass of water with 'Peters, NZ First' printed ...
Simon Power. 4 September, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007523 Description: Shows Simon Power, National MP for Rangitikei, and chair of the Privileges Committee which is considering whether Winston Peters, leader of New Zealand First...
MONACO GRAND/RICH PRIX... 25 February 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0013211 Description: Shows Owen Glenn and Helen Clark in a red racing car called "$100,000 interest-free loan". Clark tells Owen that she appreciates the lift but wonders whether...
"Every time we get a little momentum, too!" 'Glenn affair credibility gap (again).' 'NZ Fist.' 30 October, 2008.
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007949 Description: Shows Winston Peters leader of New Zealand First driving a car off the edge of a bridge span that has opened up. A large sign says 'Glenn Affair Credibility...
"I've recorded my resume on the back of this cheque made payable to the Labour Party." 20 February, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0005556 Description: Shows a man offering a cheque to the assistant at the desk in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He tells her that he has recorded his resume on the back of th...
Owen Glenn. 21 February, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0005566 Description: Caricature of Owen Glenn, billionaire businessman who made an interest-free loan to the Labour Party which led to embarrassment Quantity: 1 digital cartoon(s).
'Owen Glenn.' 29 October, 2008.
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007905 Description: Shows millionaire businessman Owen Glenn as a vulture sitting on the dry branch of a tree in a scorching desert watching NZ First leader Winston Peters crawl...
'Owen Glenn funds'. "Still maintain your position Mr Peters?" "Have to... I can't go anywhere!" 15 July, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007073 Description: Shows Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters as Pinocchio attached by his long nose to the branch of a tree so that he is swinging off the ground. A reporte...
As the tumult and the shouting dies... 23 September, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007660 Description: Shows a desk with two boxes on it. The first box is 'Mr Glenn's evidence' and is labelled 'Receipts etc.' and the second box is 'Mr Peters' evidence' and is ...
Now that we have an election date, parties ask the obvious question... "How are we going to fund our campaign?" "Find an off-shore kiwi billionaire with a heart of gold?" "Nah, they always use such foul language when we dump them." 12 September, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007563 Description: The election date of 8th November has been set for the 2008 election. A man wonders how to fund the campaign. Someone else suggests finding an off-shore bill...
"Hope I can still remember this trick." 'Winston election 2008.' 4 November, 2008.
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007982 Description: Shows a container with chains around it sinking to the bottom of the sea. The words on the container read 'Winston election 2008'. A thought bubble coming ou...
'Owen Glenn Donation Expedition. 15 July, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007171 Description: Shows a fisherman representing the media who is fishing from a dinghy named 'Owen Glenn Donation Expedition' and has caught an enormous fish that pulls him o...
'News - gathering storm over monetary donations to NZ First...' "Every time it rains it rains... pennies from Owen..." 13 July, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007060 Description: Shows Winston Peters leader of New Zealand First dancing and singing the song 'Pennies from heaven' with twist that says 'Pennies from Owen'. He holds an umb...
Rich Political Donor Support Group. "I thought my money would buy me love and eternal gratitude." 13 September, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007565 Description: Shows a group of rich political donors sitting in a circle in their support group. One of them is Owen Glenn who is embroiled in the problems around donation...
"Owen Glenn, who gave us money and offered Sir Howard Morrison a million dollars to enter politics is here. Want to meet him?" "No. And tell Howard we'll double the offer if he doesn't sing..." 23 February, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0005586 Description: Shows Prime Minister, Helen Clark, at a social event. A fellow guest whispers to her that Owen Glenn who gave the Labour Party money and offered Sir Howard M...
'Riding to the aid of parties in distress...' "Who IS that unmasked man?" "It's the LOAN ARRANGER!" "Oh, how can we ever repay him?" "You could make me an honorary consul in Monaco!" 20 February, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0005537 Description: Shows a cowboy on a horse in the desert somewhere in the United States. He has just given a large bag of money labelled 'Owen Glenn cash for Labour' to Prime...