John Boyle

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Unions have strongly criticised the current two-tier pay structure which has seen those recruited since 2011 paid less than those in place prior to that date.

There has been a collapse in the number of people applying to study for qualifications to become second level teachers due to pay inequality, educatio(...)

Teaching unions say a lack of regular work, two-tier pay gaps and difficulties securing permanent contracts mean that  working abroad for many  is a “no-brainer”. Photo: iStock

Many secondary schools are finding it near impossible to find qualified substitutes available to cover for teacher absences in key subject areas. Pri(...)

Mayo supporting pupils from Scoil Mhuire NS, Stephen Murphy, Ruairí Kernan, Tomás Thornton and Oran Malone surrounded by fellow Dublin supporting pupils on the eve of the All-Ireland football final between Dublin and Mayo. Photograph: Alan Betson

The other 31 counties may be cheering for the underdogs on Sunday. If their more devout supporters are right, Mayo (God help us) can expect divine sym(...)

BoyleSports has appointed Conor Gray as chief executive. Photograph: Dan Curran

The chief executive of Irish bookmaker BoyleSports, John Boyle (61), is standing down for the second time. Mr Boyle had previously retired from the c(...)

Minister for Education Richard Bruton in March when he  published new targets for numeracy and literacy in schools. Photograph:  Maxwells

Primary-school teachers and unions have said Minister for Education Richard Bruton’s “ambitious” plans to introduce coding to all primary schools by S(...)

The Minister for Education Richard Bruton will attend a dinner at the ASTI conference but there will not be a speaking opportunity. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Demands for an end to the two-tier pay scale facing new entrants are set to dominate teachers conferences today. Teachers recruited since January 201(...)

 John Boyle of BoyleSports: “Jimmy Finlay and his family have built up a great business in Leinster with Bambury”

Bookmaker Boylesports is buying nine betting shops from rival Bambury in a deal announced on Friday. Boylesports has agreed to buy Bambury shops in c(...)

Ladbrokes agreed the terms of a £2.3 billion all-share merger with Coral in July last year, and shareholders backed the deal in November.

Irish bookmaker Boylesports signalled that it could bid for British betting shops that Ladbrokes and Gala Coral must sell so their proposed £2.3 billi(...)

Boylesports has 208 betting shops. Founder and owner John Boyle has said it remains committed to developing its retail business alongside its digital betting. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Bookmaker Boylesports will consider buying some of the 18 betting shops closed when its rival Hacketts went into liquidation this week. The High Cour(...)

Ladbrokes and Coral may have to sell as many as 400 shops to get approval of a merger that would create the Britain’s biggest betting-shop chain, the UK’s competition watchdog said.

Irish bookie Boylesports may bid for some or all of the 400 British betting shops that Ladbrokes and Coral will have to offload to get their proposed (...)

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