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#POUND

# pound - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Why has the pound slumped and what has Boris Johnson got to do with it?

Talk of a no-deal Brexit has ramped up since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister.

# pound - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Pound falls sharply after string of British MPs resign amid Brexit chaos

The UK currency was pummelled as a number of ministers quit earlier today.

# pound - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Ryanair cuts expected profit growth as value of pound drops further

The airline had campaigned for the UK to remain in the European Union.

# pound - Monday 3 October, 2016

Pound sterling drops to 3 year low as March deadline set on Brexit

Theresa May announced that Britain will trigger Brexit negotiations by the end of March

# pound - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

The pound is taking a battering as Brexit fears set in

“Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water”.

# pound - Monday 4 July, 2016

Dog owners surrendering pets to pounds to avoid paying for holiday kennels

The number of unwanted animals put down last year fell 10% but animal charities say problems remain.

# pound - Friday 24 June, 2016

Billions wiped from British economy as pound takes a beating

Predictions in London suggest that today could be the fifth-biggest drop in UK stock market history.

# pound - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Brexit speculation is sending the pound's value up and down

The exchange rate is all over the place.

# pound - Thursday 28 April, 2016

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# pound - Saturday 19 March, 2016

How the world's currencies got their names

The Euro is pretty obvious, but other currency names have more interesting origins.

# pound - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

14,559 dogs came into Irish pounds last year, here's what happened the ones in your county

2,896 dogs were put to sleep – a drop of 620 from 2013.

# pound - Friday 8 May, 2015

The British Pound loves David Cameron

The UK currency jumped as it became clear the Conservatives were on the march to victory. Not such good news for Irish consumers though.

# pound - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Group raises €2k in one day to save seven ponies from being put down Dungarvan This post contains images

Group raises €2k in one day to save seven ponies from being put down

The animals had been put into a pound after being released from a field in Dungarvan.

# pound - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

These nine dogs have less than 48 hours to live if they can't be re-homed Death Row This post contains images

These nine dogs have less than 48 hours to live if they can't be re-homed

The unwanted dogs at Monaghan Pound are just one example of the problem across the country, which became particularly worrying around Christmas time.

# pound - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Column: Running a dog rescue centre doesn’t involve frolicking with puppies all day Opinion This post contains images

Column: Running a dog rescue centre doesn’t involve frolicking with puppies all day

Running a charity dog rescue centre is physically very demanding, and can cost as much as €150,000 per year – but it has helped reduce the number of dogs being put to sleep by pounds by over 75 per cent in some areas, writes Marina Fiddler.

# pound - Monday 29 July, 2013

Rescue charity concerned about change of dog pound

A Dog’s Life has said it will not be able to provide the same service to the new pound, and fears more dogs will be put down.

# pound - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Inflation rises to 2.6 per cent in Britain

Unexpected inflation increase could impact on market expectations of further stimulus from Bank of England.

# pound - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Pound denies plan to put animals to rest

Six dogs at Cavan’s county pound are to be handed over to SPCA, so that a staff member can take holidays. Efforts to permanently re-home all the dogs are being made.