A man walks past the '40 Foot' bar and nightclub in the town of Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland November 6, 2013. After years of waiting on the sidelines, Britain's major pub chains have finally... more 
A man walks past the '40 Foot' bar and nightclub in the town of Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland November 6, 2013. After years of waiting on the sidelines, Britain's major pub chains have finally spotted an opening in Ireland, hoping tumbling property prices will give them a chance to expand into a neighbouring market they never managed to crack. The first big British pub firm to announce Irish plans is JD Wetherspoon, owner of more than 880 UK pubs. Picture taken on November 6, 2013 REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (IRELAND - Tags: BUSINESS FOOD SOCIETY) less 
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Reuters | Photo By CATHAL MCNAUGHTON / Reuters
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