The Inquisitor

Shopping in North may lose much of its appeal in future

12th December, 2009

Cross-border shopping has become a new national obsession, among those who go north to shop and those who don’t but want to talk about it all the time. The controversy over the national public sector day of action and how it boosted the numbers of people heading from Dublin and its hinterland to Newry, added fuel to the fire.

People from border counties wonder what all the fuss is about.

They have been...

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