Grooms and other staff working at the Aidan O’Brien-run, John Magnier-owned Ballydoyle Racing Stables regularly “volunteer” to come to work during the(...)

Ballydoyle Racing trainer Aidan O’Brien. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

A key question in Ballydoyle Racing’s Labour Court appeal against a Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) notice demanding that it comply with laws reg(...)

Horses being exercised at Ballydoyle: an argument is being made over the classification of the operation as agriculture or industry.

Exercise riders and grooms at the country’s leading racing stable worked for up to 19 hours a day, the Labour Court heard on Wednesday. Ballydoyle Ra(...)