Nama’s decision to sell the Project Eagle loan book as a single bundle and at a reduced price cost the taxpayer at least £190m — the equivalent of €250m — due to a poorly judged and incorrect assessment of the property bundle’s real value.
Thu, 15 Sep, 2016
THE whole gastro pub scene hasn’t quite taken off in Ireland in quite the same way as in Britain where some of the very best food is to be found in comfy grungy pubs often with mismatched wooden furniture and crockery, serving gorgeous non-fussy seasonal food.
Sat, 01 Oct, 2011
THE Charles Byrnes-trained Campbonnais, in the familiar colours of Michael O’Leary’s Gigginstown House Stud, relished the step-up to an extended three miles when landing the inaugural running of the Tote-sponsored Connacht National Handicap Chase at Roscommon yesterday.
Mon, 13 Jun, 2011
It was a quiet week on the track with just five runners before yesterday but we had a good winner out of that and it will be anything but quiet for the next seven days, starting with Pathfork’s appearance in the boylesports.com Vincent O’Brien National Stakes at The Curragh today.
Sat, 11 Sep, 2010