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# Paddy Power

This month
November 2023
Stage Star survives late scare to claim Paddy Power glory
Paul Nicholls-trained seven-year-old recovered bravely from a final-fence blunder at Cheltenham.
Last year
UK bans Paddy Power ad featuring ‘do you think I will end up looking like my mum?’ gaffe
Viewers had complained that the ad portrayed gambling as taking priority in family life.
All time
Midnight Shadow strikes Paddy Power gold
Famous Cheltenham success for Sue Smith and Ryan Mania.
'We've reached a point of no return - it's an epidemic': Problem gambling fears raised as bookie revenues soar
Long-awaited gambling regulations are due to be introduced later in the year.
Betting companies seek clarity from the government about reopening dates
Many bookies believed they were permitted to reopen last week.
Complaints claiming Paddy Power advert was 'anti-English', 'offensive' and 'racist' upheld
The advertisement in question ran as part of a Paddy Power branded Six Nations Campaign.
Man smashed 12 televisions in Cork bookies 'for ruining his life'
Philip Barry, who was homeless at the time of the office, caused €15,000 worth of damage.
Betting software startup Banach scored €1m, with backing from ex-Paddy Power execs
Paddy Power’s co-founder is among the investors taking a punt on the company again.
Paddy Power owner Flutter set for 'truly transformational' merger deal
Flutter Entertainment plans to merge with The Stars Group, creating a global betting giant.
Paddy Power selling off 14 of its retail store properties as shift towards online market continues
Auctioneers are putting the portfolio on the market with a guide price of over €6.3 million.
FA contacts Huddersfield over controversial Paddy Power-sponsored kit
The jersey prominently features the name of the gambling company.
Workers win compensation from Paddy Power over denial of rest break cases
Paddy Power declined to comment on the rulings of the Workplace Relations Commission.
Mandate expects up to €70k 'winnings' from Paddy Power in denial of rest break cases
The union has lodged 78 seperate cases against the betting company.
Betting adverts to be banned 'whistle-to-whistle' during live sports broadcasts in the UK
Between 28,000 and 40,000 people in Ireland suffer from a gambling disorder.
Keane doesn't want to be 'one of these players who becomes fat, drinking and playing golf all the time'
The Republic of Ireland’s new coach believes he still has a lot to offer in the game.
Betting suspended on League of Ireland game following unusual activity
Waterford face Limerick in the final Premier Division game of the season tonight.
Paddy Power Betfair fined £2.2m after failing to stop stolen money being gambled
The British Gambling Commission also found that PPB “failed to adequately interact with customers who were displaying signs of problem gambling”.
Higher gambling taxes have made Ireland one of the world's 'most penal' betting markets
The duty was increased to 2% in yesterday’s budget – leading to a backlash from bookmakers.
Fatal stabbing at Paddy Power shop in Birmingham
The man was found with serious head injuries and pronounced dead at the scene.
'Insidious and frightening': Man jailed for 2.5 years for harassing Paddy Power employee
John Behan put the employee through “almost daily terror” for 18 months.
How Paddy Power's 'head of mischief' learned the c-word in 40 languages
Féilim MacAnIomaire famously got a job at the bookies by taking out a billboard ad.
How Paddy Power's 'head of mischief' learned the c-word in 40 languages
Féilim MacAnIomaire famously got a job at the bookies by taking out a billboard ad.
How Paddy Power is using its brick-and-mortar bookies to push spending online
Cash is still king, as far as the bookmaker’s concerned.
Bookmaker apologises after offering 66/1 for dead footballer to be next Birmingham City manager
Paddy Power say Ugo Ehiogu’s inclusion in the market to replace Harry Redknapp was “a genuine error”.
In pics: All the action from today at the Leopardstown Christmas festival
There were some familiar faces at the races today.
Paddy Power, Topaz and others stung for sending spam emails and texts
The companies have been ordered to pay prosecution costs and donate varying sums to charity.
A porn star taught Paddy Power's boss that having the craic doesn't work everywhere
Madcap high jinks work well in Ireland, but not every country appreciates the same marketing stunts.
Paddy Power are so certain Hillary Clinton will win, they're paying out on bets early
Trump’s odds are now at 9/2, representing an 18.2% chance of winning.
Two leading bookmakers to stop taking bets on underage sports events in Ireland
Paddy Power and BoyleSports have taken the decision.
Man United fringe player impresses in new role and makes Northern Ireland's Euro squad
Paddy McNair was deployed in midfield once again and walked away with a Man of the Match award last night.
Paddy Power to cut 300 jobs after Betfair merger
It is unclear which branches in Ireland will be impacted by the job losses.
Paddy Power encouraged gambler until he lost his job, family and home - report
An investigation by the UK Gambling Commission found some oversights on the part of the company.
More bad news for Labour in the latest opinion poll
Is a Fine Gael Fianna Fáil coalition on the horizon?
Paddy Power has already got a massive election dig in at the TDs with this stunt
Out of the blocks fast.
A betting company just unfurled this gay marriage-inspired election banner on George's Street
No prizes for guessing which betting company…
What people are secretly saying about some of Ireland's biggest employers
‘The worst place I have ever been in the past 10 years.’
Through all the changes at Old Trafford, an unlikely Antrim youngster remains
After breaking into the first-team last season, Paddy McNair is liked and trusted by Louis van Gaal.
Paddy Power and Betfair are getting into bed together - but who'll wear the pants?
It’s going to be bad news for the competition, experts say.
Roy Keane claims Paddy Power breached his constitutional rights with 'crude and vulgar' ad
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
A longstanding rule means the amateur won’t win any prize money for his exploits.