A meeting of the Dundrum Library Book Club. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

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The Irish Times has the highest print reach in the daily market in Dublin among the ABC1 social group. Photograph: David Sleator

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The room, laid out with sofas and stools, was full. Some 180 entrepreneurs crowded into the upstairs part of 4 Dame Lane. Asked at registration who(...)

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