Home and Outdoors
One of the golden stretches for restaurants in Dublin is St Andrew’s St; minutes away from Grafton St, Stephen’s Green, and Temple Bar, it packs more really good restaurants into a very short length of cement than probably any other area of the city.
Sat, 14 Mar, 2015
Britain’s housing market recovery is spurring on a sales revival for cast iron cooker maker Aga Rangemaster after years of difficult trading.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2013
No 12 The Pinnacles is a masterclass in style and substance — both inside and out, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 24 Nov, 2012
Yes, it will be a asset to your home but make sure you know what’s what before purchasing a stove, writes Kya deLongchamps.
Sun, 14 Oct, 2012
Classes Lake home is detached with five bedrooms, Rose Martin reports
Sat, 25 Aug, 2012
The maker of iconic cast iron Aga cookers today said it was on track to meet forecasts for this year after a seasonal pick-up in sales.
Fri, 19 Nov, 2010
Blue Square Premier strugglers Barrow landed a lucrative FA Cup third round trip to Sunderland after making short work of their league’s runaway leaders Oxford at Holker Street.
Tue, 08 Dec, 2009
Upmarket cooker firm Aga Rangemaster today said its order intake dipped 5% this summer amid challenging consumer markets.
Fri, 29 Aug, 2008
Malaysian gambling company Genting International was today said to be putting together the finishing touches of a £605m (€890.4m) takeover of Stanley Leisure.
Sun, 10 Sep, 2006
The London market sank into the red today after the United Nations said Iran had failed to suspend its nuclear fuel programme before the deadline.
Thu, 31 Aug, 2006
Shares in London drifted into the red today as investors banked profits in drinks giant Diageo despite a strong set of results.
Thu, 31 Aug, 2006
The London market tumbled into the red today as shares in drinks company Diageo lost more than 3% in value despite a solid set of results.
Thu, 31 Aug, 2006
Stanley Leisure today reported a surge in visitors to its provincial casinos after the British government relaxed restrictions on gaming.
Wed, 03 May, 2006
WORKERS at Waterford Stanley are to take an extra week’s leave on top of the traditional week off at the beginning of June to allow production to be transferred to a new plant three miles away.
Fri, 28 Apr, 2006
MORE than 120 manufacturing workers at one of Waterford’s longest-established manufacturing plants have been told they will be issued with protective notice on Monday unless they relocate to a new plant.
Fri, 07 Apr, 2006
YOU’LL have the yachting world at the end of your garden if you are quick enough at 1 Ard na Lí, in Cork harbour’s Crosshaven.
Sat, 18 Mar, 2006
Gaming group Stanley Leisure said today the number of people attending its casinos outside London had jumped by more than 15% since laws requiring gamblers to be members for 24 hours before attending venues were scrapped.
Wed, 25 Jan, 2006
Gaming group Stanley Leisure was out of luck at its London casinos today following a dip in attendance levels and revenues.
Thu, 08 Sep, 2005
Bookies William Hill today said it had struck an agreement to buy 624 betting shops from rival Stanley Leisure in a deal worth £504m (€736.5m).
Mon, 16 May, 2005
BOOKIES Boylesports saw profits rise by 627% last year to just under €600,000.
Tue, 03 May, 2005
BETTING operator the Tote was said to be working on a deal aimed at scuppering William Hill’s chances of buying 600 betting shops from Stanley Leisure.
Mon, 25 Apr, 2005
British betting operator Tote was today said to be working on a deal aimed at scuppering William Hill’s chances of buying 600 betting shops from Stanley Leisure.
Sun, 24 Apr, 2005
William Hill said today it was in talks to buy around 600 betting shops from Stanley Leisure in a move set to create Britain’s biggest bookmaker.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2005
Mon, 18 Apr, 2005
William Hill was today reported to be in talks on a £500m (€732.2m)-plus deal that would see it leapfrog Ladbrokes to become Britain’s biggest bookmaker.
Sun, 17 Apr, 2005
Gaming group Stanley Leisure today said it would consider tendering for all 24 new casinos permitted under a relaxation of UK gaming laws.
Wed, 26 Jan, 2005
Gaming group Stanley Leisure today said a winning streak by a “major player” at its casinos had dented its profits.
Wed, 05 Jan, 2005
British casino operator Stanley Leisure has joined forces with a Malaysian firm in a bid to develop a network of Las Vegas-style sites, it emerged today.
Tue, 23 Nov, 2004
THE battle for Limerick’s €80 million gambling market has intensified as the number of betting shops in the city has spiralled to an all time high of 28.
Mon, 22 Nov, 2004
Leisure, the casino and gaming chain that operates 51 betting shops in Ireland and more than 500 in Britain, said its profits for the year to May 2 may fall below last year’s figure.
Sat, 15 May, 2004
Bookmaker and casino operator Stanley Leisure today warned that unpaid debts from major players may send profits below last year’s levels.
Fri, 14 May, 2004
BOOKMAKERS Stanley Racing said trading at its Irish shops had improved, thanks to zero-tax betting.
Mon, 01 Mar, 2004
British betting firm Stanley Leisure has posted a 13% fall in first-half profit after some punters enjoyed big wins at its key Crockfords casino.
Thu, 22 Jan, 2004
IF you want to get away from it all, this €200,000 Kerry house could fit the bill in more ways than one.
Sat, 10 Jan, 2004
Telford boss Mick Jones admitted FA Cup fever was taking over after his Nationwide Conference side swept aside First Division Crewe to reach the FA Cup fourth round.
Sun, 04 Jan, 2004
Gamblers on a losing streak helped bookmaker and casino operator Stanley Leisure come up trumps on the London market today.
Fri, 08 Nov, 2002