Fears of banning cheap alcohol in the next household will send shoppers north
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The billionaire Comer brothers have agreed to pay up to €20m to buy Waterford Airport
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https://www.independent.ie/news/news-headlines/todays-headlines-fears-cheap-alcohol-law-will-cut-tax-take-as-shoppers-head-north-billionaire-comer-brothers-agree-to-buy-waterford-airport-41903977.html Today’s headlines: Fears cheap liquor law will cut tax revenues as shoppers head north; The billionaire Comer brothers want to buy Waterford Airport