John Barton

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The Irish Heart Foundation said more than  53 per cent of those surveyed were  sitting down for  an average of two hours and 40 minutes longer per day than when in their usual place of work.  Photograph: Getty Images

More than half of people working from home in Ireland are sitting down for an average of two hours and 40 minutes longer per day than when they were w(...)

Robert Sheehan> Photographs:Erin Patrice O’Brien/Netflix

Portlaoise-born actor’s star is rising. With a new season of hit Netflix show The Umbrella Academy ready to hit the screen, he talks about London l(...)

EasyJet has been targeted in a cyber attack with the email addresses and travel details of about 9 million customers breached

EasyJet has been targeted in a cyber attack with the email addresses and travel details of about nine million customers breached. The low-cost airlin(...)

EasyJet chairman John Barton has written to shareholders urging them to vote against the airline’s activist founder in next week’s showdown over an Airbus contract. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP via Getty Images

EasyJet chairman John Barton has written to shareholders urging them to vote against the airline’s activist founder in next week’s showdown over an Ai(...)

Shares in Next have fallen by 21 per cent so far this year, following a profit warning from the retailer in early January.

Grafton Group’s chairman of six weeks, Michael Roney, has been picked to hold the same role at under-pressure clothes retailer Next from August. Mr (...)

 Rolls-Royce’s new chief executive Warren East: He was forced to issue a profits warning on only his second day in the job and later in the year shocked the market when he admitted that he could not rule out another warning.  Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

When Rolls-Royce last cut its dividend, in 1992, Britain was mired in a long-running recession, Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen was topping the charts and (...)

EasyJet is planning  to  go toe-to-toe with former flag-carriers on short-haul routes

EasyJet shareholders backed an order for 135 Airbus SAS jets valued at $13 billion, cementing chief executive officer Carolyn McCall’s strategy of goi(...)