Dermot Desmond, JP McManus and John Magnier first invested in Barchester 24 years ago. Photograph: Eric Luke

Barchester Healthcare, the UK care homes group co-owned by businessmen Dermot Desmond, JP McManus and John Magnier, has reportedly attracted the inte(...)

JP McManus, Dermot Desmond and John Magnier: trio are major shareholders in Barchester Healthcare, which was put up for sale earlier this year. Photograph: Eric Luke

Asian investors are among up to a dozen parties circling Barchester Healthcare, the UK care homes group co-owned by businessmen Dermot Desmond, JP McM(...)

Ryanair’s chief operations officer Peter Bellew (left) and chief people officer Eddie Wilson, who has asked pilots to postpone an “unnecessary” strike scheduled for Friday. File photograph: Collins

Irish hospitality group Tifco is planning to bring the Hard Rock Hotel franchise to Dublin in 2020 with a €30 million development on a site it owns op(...)

Irish businessman Dermot Desmond is among the owners of Barchester Healthcare. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Irish businessmen Dermot Desmond, JP McManus and John Magnier could be in for a major windfall as one of Britain’s biggest care home groups is to be p(...)