Mark Nolan

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Dromoland Castle, Co Clare: The five-star hotel was included in a recent security sweep by Irish and US officials. Photograph: Rhona Cashman

The manager of the Co Clare hotel being considered for a possible meeting between the Taoiseach and Donald Trump next month said that officials prepar(...)

The five star Castlemartyr resort in Co Cork.

As you wrestle with inordinately dry turkey, wrangle with brussels sprouts al dente and struggle to make your way through Christmas pudding with the c(...)

Mark Nolan, managing director at Dromoland Castle: “Business has never been as good”. Photograph:  Eamon Ward

A surge in guests from the United States helped Dromoland Castle to generate record revenues of €21.7 million last year, a 3 per cent increase on 2016(...)

The failure of Rush Credit Union led to redress of €450,000 for people who disputed the amounts taken from their accounts in relation to a prize draw for a car. Photograph: North County Leader

A Central Bank review of credit unions has found that, in roughly 30 per cent of those that operated prize draws between the end of 2014 and early 201(...)

Mark Nolan, managing director at Dromoland Castle. Photograph: Eamon Ward

With a Siberian snowstorm bearing down on Ireland, where better to hole up than in one of the most prestigious resorts in the State? The impending arr(...)

Shane Lowry  plays his shot from the third tee during the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am at Pebble Beach Golf Links on Sunday. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

A deadline of sorts is looming for Shane Lowry, who would need a top-two finish at this week’s PGA Tour event, the Genesis Open at Riviera, if he is t(...)

Dromoland Castle hotel: it is unclear whether the other Dromoland shareholders, mostly members of a Wall Street-assembled consortium of wealthy Americans, have pre-emption rights to acquire the shares

The Bahamas bankruptcy trustee for Sir Anthony O’Reilly says AIB has blocked him from selling the businessman’s stake in Dromoland Castle, the Co Clar(...)

As well as Dromoland Castle, the company also operates the Inn at Dromoland which it acquired in 2012 for €2.1 million

The owner of the five-star Dromoland Castle hotel in Co Clare saw profits surge last year as turnover climbed from €17.3 million to €19.5 million. Ac(...)

An anticipated mass exodus from Ulster Bank last summer after its “technical glitch” never happened. Photograph: Frank Miller
Hard to say goodbye

Greedy or stupid bankers (or both) brought this country to its knees and the institutions continue to make fools of us by harassing distressed borrowe(...)