Peter Scott

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Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly: Kantar research suggests there is  merit in concerns around his lack of mentions in his department’s Twitter account in January.   Photograph: Gareth Chaney

The Department of Health’s Twitter feed had the lowest number of mentions of its Minister in its timeline, according to an independent analysis of twe(...)

Peak arrival: flocks of geese arrive from the Arctic in October. Illustration: Michael Viney

No sound lends autumn a more thrilling voice than the bonding clamour of a flock of geese deciding where to land. Some migrants among the 50,000 geese(...)

Detail from Sir John Lavery’s The Maid was in the Garden Hanging out the Clothes is estimated at £300,000-£500,000

Last month, Japanese Switzerland, a painting by Sir John Lavery was the top lot at Sotheby’s “Irish Sale” in London where it sold for £509,000 (app(...)

 Carphone Warehouse Ireland managing director Peter Scott said the retailer’s performance represented a “sizeable turnaround in its Irish operations”. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Carphone Warehouse Ireland is back in the black after posting pre-tax profits of €2.1 million for 2014.This is a six-fold increase from the communicat(...)

 Peter Scott , managing director of Carphone Warehouse Ireland. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Peter Scott likes a challenge. The managing director of Carphone Warehouse Ireland could have spent his entire career at Marks & Spencer, such was(...)

Carphone Warehouse: new data centre to power its own mobile service. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Carphone Warehouse will invest €6 million in a new data centre to power its own mobile service. The mobile phone retail chain will begin o(...)

Carphone Warehouse, Grafton Street, Dubin. The agreement with Harvey Norman will see Carphone staff operate the concession stores, while the Australian retailer will provide the retail floor space. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Carphone Warehouse Ireland, the mobile phone retailer, has entered a partnership agreement with Australian chain Harvey Norman that will create up to (...)