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Big Tom: people queue to pay their respects at Oram Gaelic Football Club. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

In the village of Oram, 5km north of Castleblayney, Tom McBride’s people encircle him to say farewell to a king. They welcome all comers, thousands of(...)

British electricals retailer Maplin joined Toys’R’Us UK in falling into administration this week. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

As if traditional retailers didn’t have enough problems contending with “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday”, the inclement weather has given rise to a c(...)

Irish online fashion retailer Vavavoom.com saw a  25 per cent spike in sales.

There’s no business like snow business was the tune being sung by Irish online operators who reported a dramatic surge in business as a result of the (...)