Pat Watt

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A picket on Lloyds in the Nutgrove Shopping Centre.

Staff at Lloyds Pharmacy are to be offered a voluntary severance scheme which the company says is an essential efficiency measure to support its long-(...)

Amy Bannon, worker at Lloyds Pharmacy in Nutgrove Shopping Centre, where the staff held an official strike last Friday. Photograph: Garrett White/The Irish Times

Workers at the Lloyd’s Pharmacy chain, one of the biggest in the State, say they will escalate their industrial action with three full-day stoppages i(...)

Lloyds does not recognise unions, but has a staff negotiating body called the Colleague Representative Committee.

Up to 200 workers at 30 Lloyds Pharmacy stores in the Republic will strike for an hour on Thursday in a dispute over pay and trade union recognition. (...)

Workbench branch: “We’ve seen great ideas formed simply from guys sitting beside each other,” says Gavin Kelly of Bank of Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

It’s midmorning in Bank of Ireland’s Grand Canal Square branch, in Dublin, and about a dozen local entrepreneurs are huddled over their laptops, beave(...)