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Several big-brand retailers are poised to breathe new life into Cork’s St Patrick’s Street and help it shake off its tag as the street with the highest vacancy rate in Ireland.

TODAY'S SPORT

Paul O’Connell is the player Toulon stars want most

Toulon are after winning the European Cup for the third year in a row and owner Mourad Boudjellal has a cheque book which could sign any player in the world, but inside the dressing room Paul O’Connell is the one they want. 

TODAY'S BUSINESS

T5 Oil and Gas targeting first takeover deal this year

T5 Oil and Gas, the exploration investment firm headed by former Tullow Oil executives, has designs on becoming a publicly listed “multibillion-dollar” company and is targeting completion of its first reverse takeover deal before the end of this year.

Features

Three Royal births that weren’t as ’comfortable’ as Kate’s

Fashion & Beauty

On the red carpet: Chanel Iman, Ashley Judd, Ivanka Trump, Jennifer Conolly

Food & Drink

Darina Allen: Violet Bakery Hazelnut Toffee CakeBy Darina Allen

Health & Life

Obesity linked to poor sleeping habitsBy Clodagh Finn

Home & Interiors

Bring life, style and practicality to your utility roomBy Kya de Longchamps

Travel

A weekend break in the city that never sleepsBy Cathy Desmond

Arts, Books, Films & TV

Dominic West: 'The Affair' offers a "very subjective reality"

Outdoors

Path where our ancestors witnessed history 100 years ago