A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Shares in British pub group JD Wetherspoon rose up to 1.5%, backing up outspoken chairman Tim Martin’s claim that the decision to quit all of its social media accounts would not negatively affect the group’s business.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018
British pub group JD Wetherspoon is set to hunt out more new sites here on the back of its Irish pubs outperforming its UK operations in a better-than-expected start to its financial year.
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018
Tim Martin, boss of cheap-and-cheerful pub chain JD Wetherspoon and an outspoken supporter of the UK’s departure from the EU, has turned his attention from getting any Brexit to getting the right Brexit.
Thu, 02 Nov, 2017
British pub chain JD Wetherspoon said its Irish efforts are “absolutely” concentrated on developing its long-sought €15m bar and hotel in Camden Street in Dublin, as its boss blasted “unelected oligarchs” from the EU for putting the bloc’s economy at risk over Brexit negotiations.
Sat, 16 Sep, 2017
British pub group JD Wetherspoon is to spend €15m on developing its controversial site on Dublin’s Camden Street.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
Up to 200 jobs are on the way to Dublin in a new bar and hotel from JD Wetherspoon.
Mon, 26 Jun, 2017
British pub group JD Wetherspoon is to focus its medium-term Irish growth plans on the Dublin area.
Thu, 04 May, 2017
British pub chain JD Wetherspoon has been granted approval by Bord Pleanála to proceed with its plans for a €4m pub and hotel development on Dublin’s Camden Street.
Sat, 22 Apr, 2017
British pub group JD Wetherspoon has effectively put its Irish growth plans on hold until it assesses its performance in city centre locations. It has five pubs in Ireland, four in suburban Dublin and one in Cork, and has plans for more.
Sat, 11 Mar, 2017
Sat, 10 Sep, 2016
The boss of British pub operator JD Wetherspoon has said “volatile” commercial property prices are putting the brakes on the company’s growth plans in Ireland.
Thu, 14 Jul, 2016
Pub company JD Wetherspoon has printed a new beer mat with strong messages in favour of leaving the EU.
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016
Concerns of an over-concentration of pubs in the Camden St area of Dublin have resulted in British pub operator JD Wetherspoon’s plans for a €4m bar and hotel development being put on hold.
Tue, 15 Mar, 2016
JD Wetherspoon is understood to be confident of succeeding with its €4m hotel and bar plan for Dublin city centre, despite objections from local residents.
Sat, 12 Mar, 2016
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016
Thu, 21 Jan, 2016
Irish customers may be among hundreds of thousands affected by a cyber attack that stole staff and customer data from pub operator JD Wetherspoon.
Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
We thought we seen it all when we clapped our eyes on that famous receipt from Dublin’s Temple Bar last year, but we were sadly mistaken.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2015
A further €1m-plus Cork city bar and nightclub sale has just concluded, with the Bowery on Tuckey Street selling off-market: it comes just as Wetherspoons are poised to reopen a premises now standing them a total investment of as much as €3.5m, a bar investment level seemingly back to boom time values.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
UK pub operator JD Wetherspoon will open its newest pub and first Irish venture outside the capital in Cork next week following a €3.65m investment.
Wed, 02 Sep, 2015
British pub operator, JD Wetherspoon has said that its Irish operations are performing well and it is continuing to look for additional sites around the country.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2015
UK pub chain JD Wetherspoon will have its first Irish pub outside Dublin open by the start of September, in Cork city centre.
Thu, 21 May, 2015
A quiet Christmas has left JD Wetherspoon nursing a New Year hangover after the pub chain disclosed a slowdown in recent sales growth.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2015
Pub giant JD Wetherspoon has said it may open an outlet in Waterford by the end of this year following its recent acquisition of two prominent city centre sites, with 40 jobs linked to the move.
Wed, 14 Jan, 2015
People encouraged to support local firms that ‘struggled along’
Mon, 12 Jan, 2015
British pub operator JD Wetherspoon has said its ambitious growth plans for the Irish market will not be negatively affected by it not stocking the country’s top selling lager, Heineken in its pubs.
Tue, 06 Jan, 2015
JD Wetherspoon has lifted a ban on Fosters and Kronenbourg 1664 in its UK pubs after the chain settled a month-long row with brewer Heineken.
Mon, 05 Jan, 2015
UK pub chain JD Wetherspoon is looking to open a 100-room hotel and pub in the heart of Dublin city after it acquired Camden Hall Hostel on one of the city’s busiest night-time streets. Wetherspoon is looking for revised planning permission for the complex as part of a €4m development of the site which it says will create up to 75 jobs.
Tue, 16 Dec, 2014
British pub group Wetherspoon said it would no longer sell Heineken drinks at any of its 926 pubs after a disagreement with the Dutch brewer over pricing in Ireland.
Wed, 10 Dec, 2014
A British pub chain will not sell Heineken and Murphy's stout at its pubs in Ireland and the UK.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2014
British pub operator JD Wetherspoon has acquired two more sites in Dublin and claims to have a strong pipeline of prospective sites identified for its Irish expansion plans.
Tue, 18 Nov, 2014
A Wetherspoon’s pub has opened in Dublin as the Brits attempt to take us on at what we do best.
Mon, 21 Jul, 2014
British pub operator JD Wetherspoon is expected to open its second Irish outlet — in Cork — before the end of this year.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2014
Its first opening in the Republic may be in the home of the black stuff, but Wetherspoons could get a black mark from the Dublin locals as it has decided not to stock Guinness.
Tue, 01 Jul, 2014
English pub chain Wetherspoon has acquired its second premises in Ireland, the former Newport Cafe in Paul Street Plaza in Cork City.
Fri, 13 Dec, 2013
Britain’s JD Wetherspoon is set to open its first pubs in the Republic this year, with the aim of expanding to up to 30 sites in the longer term.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2013
Pubs chain JD Wetherspoon notched up another year of record profits and sales but said it does not expect much help from the economy as customers remain under pressure.
Fri, 13 Sep, 2013
Investors went shopping for festive bargains today as the last session before the UK Stock Exchange's Christmas break ended with the FTSE 100 Index marginally higher.
Mon, 24 Dec, 2012
Pubs group JD Wetherspoon reported stronger sales growth today but cautioned over the impact of rising costs and a “pernicious” combination of increased tax and regulation hitting Britain’s pubs.
Fri, 11 Mar, 2011
Relief that China refrained from raising interest rates pushed the FTSE 100 Index to its highest level for a month today as miners surged ahead.
Mon, 13 Dec, 2010
Heavyweight banking and mining stocks helped the FTSE 100 Index gain ground ahead of comments from the US Federal Reserve later today.
Tue, 16 Mar, 2010
British pub chain JD Wetherspoon hailed its best ever annual results today after the company went back to basics to ride out the recession.
Fri, 11 Sep, 2009
Fearful traders continued to drive banking shares lower today as Lloyds and Barclays joined Royal Bank of Scotland in suffering heavy losses.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2009