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#Paddy Power

# paddy-power - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Betting companies seek clarity from the government about reopening dates
# Phase Two Plus
# Phase Two Plus

Betting companies seek clarity from the government about reopening dates

Jun 18th 2020, 4:16 PM 20,144 Views 35 Comments

Many bookies believed they were permitted to reopen last week.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Complaints claiming Paddy Power advert was 'anti-English', 'offensive' and 'racist' upheld
# Paddy Power
# Paddy Power

Complaints claiming Paddy Power advert was 'anti-English', 'offensive' and 'racist' upheld

Nov 26th 2019, 12:04 PM 47,327 Views 52 Comments

The advertisement in question ran as part of a Paddy Power branded Six Nations Campaign.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Man smashed 12 televisions in Cork bookies 'for ruining his life'
# Paddy Power
# Paddy Power

Man smashed 12 televisions in Cork bookies 'for ruining his life'

Nov 12th 2019, 5:44 PM 59,106 Views 57 Comments

Philip Barry, who was homeless at the time of the office, caused €15,000 worth of damage.

# paddy-power - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Betting software startup Banach scored €1m, with backing from ex-Paddy Power execs
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Betting software startup Banach scored €1m, with backing from ex-Paddy Power execs

Oct 10th 2019, 10:08 AM 649 Views 0 Comments

Paddy Power’s co-founder is among the investors taking a punt on the company again.

# paddy-power - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Paddy Power owner Flutter set for 'truly transformational' merger deal
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Paddy Power owner Flutter set for 'truly transformational' merger deal

Oct 3rd 2019, 10:09 AM 197 Views 0 Comments

Flutter Entertainment plans to merge with The Stars Group, creating a global betting giant.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Paddy Power selling off 14 of its retail store properties as shift towards online market continues
# Paddy Power
# Paddy Power

Paddy Power selling off 14 of its retail store properties as shift towards online market continues

Sep 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 17,740 Views 8 Comments

Auctioneers are putting the portfolio on the market with a guide price of over €6.3 million.

# paddy-power - Thursday 18 July, 2019

FA contacts Huddersfield over controversial Paddy Power-sponsored kit
# Issue
From The42
# Issue

FA contacts Huddersfield over controversial Paddy Power-sponsored kit

Jul 18th 2019, 10:35 PM 16,312 Views 26 Comments

The jersey prominently features the name of the gambling company.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Workers win compensation from Paddy Power over denial of rest break cases
# Workplace Relations Commission
# Workplace Relations Commission

Workers win compensation from Paddy Power over denial of rest break cases

Jul 10th 2019, 3:37 PM 28,442 Views 0 Comments

Paddy Power declined to comment on the rulings of the Workplace Relations Commission.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Mandate expects up to €70k 'winnings' from Paddy Power in denial of rest break cases
# Workplace Relations Commission
# Workplace Relations Commission

Mandate expects up to €70k 'winnings' from Paddy Power in denial of rest break cases

Feb 19th 2019, 5:38 PM 24,001 Views 0 Comments

The union has lodged 78 seperate cases against the betting company.

# paddy-power - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Betting adverts to be banned 'whistle-to-whistle' during live sports broadcasts in the UK
# Gambling
From The42
# Gambling

Betting adverts to be banned 'whistle-to-whistle' during live sports broadcasts in the UK

Dec 6th 2018, 2:28 PM 4,357 Views 7 Comments

Between 28,000 and 40,000 people in Ireland suffer from a gambling disorder.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Keane doesn't want to be 'one of these players who becomes fat, drinking and playing golf all the time'
# Robbie V Eamo
From The42
# Robbie V Eamo

Keane doesn't want to be 'one of these players who becomes fat, drinking and playing golf all the time'

Dec 5th 2018, 8:10 AM 32,186 Views 19 Comments

The Republic of Ireland’s new coach believes he still has a lot to offer in the game.

# paddy-power - Friday 26 October, 2018

Betting suspended on League of Ireland game following unusual activity
# Bets Are Off
From The42
# Bets Are Off

Betting suspended on League of Ireland game following unusual activity

Oct 26th 2018, 4:55 PM 10,327 Views 14 Comments

Waterford face Limerick in the final Premier Division game of the season tonight.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Paddy Power Betfair fined £2.2m after failing to stop stolen money being gambled
# Gambling Commission
# Gambling Commission

Paddy Power Betfair fined £2.2m after failing to stop stolen money being gambled

Oct 16th 2018, 12:00 PM 18,596 Views 38 Comments

The British Gambling Commission also found that PPB “failed to adequately interact with customers who were displaying signs of problem gambling”.

# paddy-power - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Higher gambling taxes have made Ireland one of the world's 'most penal' betting markets
# Policy And Economy
# Policy And Economy

Higher gambling taxes have made Ireland one of the world's 'most penal' betting markets

Oct 11th 2018, 3:44 PM 3,347 Views 4 Comments

The duty was increased to 2% in yesterday’s budget – leading to a backlash from bookmakers.

# paddy-power - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Fatal stabbing at Paddy Power shop in Birmingham
# One Dead
# One Dead

Fatal stabbing at Paddy Power shop in Birmingham

Jan 4th 2018, 10:01 PM 17,064 Views 14 Comments

The man was found with serious head injuries and pronounced dead at the scene.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

'Insidious and frightening': Man jailed for 2.5 years for harassing Paddy Power employee
# Edenmore
# Edenmore

'Insidious and frightening': Man jailed for 2.5 years for harassing Paddy Power employee

Nov 15th 2017, 7:38 PM 33,162 Views 17 Comments

John Behan put the employee through “almost daily terror” for 18 months.

# paddy-power - Sunday 29 October, 2017

How Paddy Power's 'head of mischief' learned the c-word in 40 languages
# Attention Grabbers
# Attention Grabbers

How Paddy Power's 'head of mischief' learned the c-word in 40 languages

Oct 29th 2017, 10:30 AM 21,803 Views 52 Comments

Féilim MacAnIomaire famously got a job at the bookies by taking out a billboard ad.

# paddy-power - Thursday 26 October, 2017

How Paddy Power's 'head of mischief' learned the c-word in 40 languages
# No Filter
# No Filter

How Paddy Power's 'head of mischief' learned the c-word in 40 languages

Oct 26th 2017, 1:27 PM 1,787 Views 2 Comments

Féilim MacAnIomaire famously got a job at the bookies by taking out a billboard ad.

# paddy-power - Thursday 5 October, 2017

How Paddy Power is using its brick-and-mortar bookies to push spending online
# Money Maker
# Money Maker

How Paddy Power is using its brick-and-mortar bookies to push spending online

Oct 5th 2017, 1:46 PM 1,212 Views 0 Comments

Cash is still king, as far as the bookmaker’s concerned.

# paddy-power - Monday 18 September, 2017

Bookmaker apologises after offering 66/1 for dead footballer to be next Birmingham City manager
# Gaffe
From The42
# Gaffe

Bookmaker apologises after offering 66/1 for dead footballer to be next Birmingham City manager

Sep 18th 2017, 3:00 PM 35,741 Views 24 Comments

Paddy Power say Ugo Ehiogu’s inclusion in the market to replace Harry Redknapp was “a genuine error”.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

In pics: All the action from today at the Leopardstown Christmas festival
# Snaps
From The42
# Snaps

In pics: All the action from today at the Leopardstown Christmas festival

Dec 27th 2016, 4:32 PM 2,950 Views 0 Comments

There were some familiar faces at the races today.

# paddy-power - Monday 28 November, 2016

Paddy Power, Topaz and others stung for sending spam emails and texts
# Marketing
# Marketing

Paddy Power, Topaz and others stung for sending spam emails and texts

Nov 28th 2016, 6:36 PM 14,203 Views 4 Comments

The companies have been ordered to pay prosecution costs and donate varying sums to charity.

# paddy-power - Saturday 12 November, 2016

A porn star taught Paddy Power's boss that having the craic doesn't work everywhere
# Horses For Courses
# Horses For Courses

A porn star taught Paddy Power's boss that having the craic doesn't work everywhere

Nov 12th 2016, 6:42 PM 46,066 Views 28 Comments

Madcap high jinks work well in Ireland, but not every country appreciates the same marketing stunts.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Paddy Power are so certain Hillary Clinton will win, they're paying out on bets early
# Risky
# Risky

Paddy Power are so certain Hillary Clinton will win, they're paying out on bets early

Oct 19th 2016, 10:03 AM 14,233 Views 107 Comments

Trump’s odds are now at 9/2, representing an 18.2% chance of winning.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Two leading bookmakers to stop taking bets on underage sports events in Ireland
# No More Wagers
From The42
# No More Wagers

Two leading bookmakers to stop taking bets on underage sports events in Ireland

Jun 8th 2016, 9:15 PM 28,585 Views 32 Comments

Paddy Power and BoyleSports have taken the decision.

# paddy-power - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Man United fringe player impresses in new role and makes Northern Ireland's Euro squad
# Paddy Power
From The42
# Paddy Power

Man United fringe player impresses in new role and makes Northern Ireland's Euro squad

May 28th 2016, 1:55 PM 10,623 Views 5 Comments

Paddy McNair was deployed in midfield once again and walked away with a Man of the Match award last night.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Paddy Power to cut 300 jobs after Betfair merger
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Paddy Power to cut 300 jobs after Betfair merger

Apr 5th 2016, 10:06 AM 17,482 Views 27 Comments

It is unclear which branches in Ireland will be impacted by the job losses.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Paddy Power encouraged gambler until he lost his job, family and home - report
# Serious Failings
# Serious Failings

Paddy Power encouraged gambler until he lost his job, family and home - report

Mar 1st 2016, 1:36 PM 43,781 Views 55 Comments

An investigation by the UK Gambling Commission found some oversights on the part of the company.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

More bad news for Labour in the latest opinion poll
# General Election
# General Election

More bad news for Labour in the latest opinion poll

Feb 23rd 2016, 10:21 AM 28,884 Views 164 Comments

Is a Fine Gael Fianna Fáil coalition on the horizon?

# paddy-power - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Paddy Power has already got a massive election dig in at the TDs with this stunt
# Cheeky
From The Daily Edge
# Cheeky

Paddy Power has already got a massive election dig in at the TDs with this stunt

Feb 3rd 2016, 1:56 PM 6,326 Views 2 Comments

Out of the blocks fast.

# paddy-power - Saturday 30 January, 2016

A betting company just unfurled this gay marriage-inspired election banner on George's Street
# Embrace Coalition
# Embrace Coalition

A betting company just unfurled this gay marriage-inspired election banner on George's Street

Jan 30th 2016, 10:43 AM 26,385 Views 45 Comments

No prizes for guessing which betting company…

# paddy-power - Sunday 1 November, 2015

What people are secretly saying about some of Ireland's biggest employers
# Worked Over
# Worked Over

What people are secretly saying about some of Ireland's biggest employers

Nov 1st 2015, 10:00 PM 76,281 Views 39 Comments

‘The worst place I have ever been in the past 10 years.’

# paddy-power - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Through all the changes at Old Trafford, an unlikely Antrim youngster remains
# Paddy Power
From The42
# Paddy Power

Through all the changes at Old Trafford, an unlikely Antrim youngster remains

Sep 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 25,485 Views 18 Comments

After breaking into the first-team last season, Paddy McNair is liked and trusted by Louis van Gaal.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Paddy Power and Betfair are getting into bed together - but who'll wear the pants?
# Paddy Fair
# Paddy Fair

Paddy Power and Betfair are getting into bed together - but who'll wear the pants?

Aug 26th 2015, 10:16 AM 14,055 Views 17 Comments

It’s going to be bad news for the competition, experts say.

# paddy-power - Monday 20 July, 2015

Roy Keane claims Paddy Power breached his constitutional rights with 'crude and vulgar' ad
# Courts
# Courts

Roy Keane claims Paddy Power breached his constitutional rights with 'crude and vulgar' ad

Jul 20th 2015, 6:31 PM 28,589 Views 0 Comments

The matter was admitted to the Commercial Court today.

Here's why Ireland's Paul Dunne would miss out on €1.6 million if he wins the Open later
# Show Me The Money
From The42
# Show Me The Money

Here's why Ireland's Paul Dunne would miss out on €1.6 million if he wins the Open later

Jul 20th 2015, 11:08 AM 33,697 Views 26 Comments

A longstanding rule means the amateur won’t win any prize money for his exploits.

# paddy-power - Friday 10 July, 2015

Roy Keane sues Paddy Power over 'Braveheart' billboard ad
# High Court
# High Court

Roy Keane sues Paddy Power over 'Braveheart' billboard ad

Jul 10th 2015, 8:34 AM 45,408 Views 63 Comments

The lawsuit was filed on Monday.

# paddy-power - Friday 3 July, 2015

This is GOAL's response to Paddy Power's immigrant ad
# No Joking Matter
# No Joking Matter

This is GOAL's response to Paddy Power's immigrant ad

Jul 3rd 2015, 3:10 PM 43,705 Views 54 Comments

Paddy Power’s latest advert has people asking if the bookies have gone too far this time.

# paddy-power - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Paddy Power has angered people with this 'tasteless' joke about UK immigrants
# Shock Tactics
From The Daily Edge
# Shock Tactics

Paddy Power has angered people with this 'tasteless' joke about UK immigrants

Jul 2nd 2015, 11:22 AM 6,846 Views 8 Comments

Unusual for them, really.

# paddy-power - Friday 12 June, 2015

Paddy Power has just taken a major dig at Scotland’s ‘freedom’ ahead of the match
# Bravemove
From The42
# Bravemove

Paddy Power has just taken a major dig at Scotland’s ‘freedom’ ahead of the match

Jun 12th 2015, 12:43 PM 11,236 Views 20 Comments

They’ve only gone and done it again.

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