Wednesday April 1, 2020

Shiels leading charge to save Fossett’s Circus

Family firm may expand into theatre, music

1st March, 2015
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Otto the Clown, Keith Duffy, nd ringmaster Marion Fossett of Fossett's Circus

Entertainment entrepreneur Donal Shiels has emerged as the leader of a new team which will aim to rescue Fossett’s Circus, which is in examinership.

Under the terms of a deal struck last week, Shiels and a co-investor will headhunt a new board, with Fossett family members Edward and Robert stepping down from the board.

While the two family members have agreed not to serve as directors of the company for the next three...

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