Coronavirus: Seven new cases in Republic of Ireland

Image copyrightPA Media Seven new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in the Republic of Ireland. It brings the total number of diagnoses on the island of Ireland to 16, with three of those in Northern Ireland. Four of the new cases are males who had returned to Ireland from northern Italy, while two cases…

Johnson welcomes return of Northern Ireland government – Channel 4 News

Today the talk was of a “bright future” for Northern Ireland – as Boris Johnson welcomed the new power-sharing government formed at Stormont over the weekend. The Prime Minister said his government would “strongly support” the new coalition, led by Sinn Fein and the DUP – but he wouldn’t be drawn on how much money…

Wetherspoons to invest €237m in Ireland and the UK

Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin. Photo: Bloomberg Wetherspoons to invest €237m in Ireland and the UK Independent.ie Wetherspoons is to invest more than £200m (€237m) in pubs and hotels over the next four years, creating around 10,000 jobs, the company has announced. https://www.independent.ie/business/world/wetherspoons-to-invest-237m-in-ireland-and-the-uk-38770072.html https://www.independent.ie/business/article37740250.ece/c245e/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-11-20_bus_45862064_I1.JPG Email Wetherspoons is to invest more than £200m (€237m) in pubs and…

British author Lee Child applying for Irish passport due to Brexit

Author Lee Child is applying for an Irish passport due to Brexit (Ian West/PA) British author Lee Child applying for Irish passport due to Brexit Independent.ie British writer Lee Child, creator of the Jack Reacher thriller series, is reportedly applying for an Irish passport due to Brexit. https://www.independent.ie/style/celebrity/celebrity-news/british-author-lee-child-applying-for-irish-passport-due-to-brexit-38722937.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article38722936.ece/91c12/AUTOCROP/h342/ipanews_83709bf6-9c6e-499e-aaf5-b6151e446b53_1 Email British writer Lee Child, creator…