Donnybrook Fair


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Donnybrook Fair

former annual Dublin county fair; famous for rioting and dissipation. [Irish Hist.: NCE, 784]
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The biggest jackpot prize in Dublin was in October 2010 when a ticket sold in Donnybrook Fair, in the south of the city won [euro]16.
DUBLIN, November 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Inish Turk Beg, a contemporary Irish brand that encompasses Food, a Vividly Lived lifestyle and Whiskey, will be making its debut on the Irish food scene at Donnybrook Fair in Dublin.
Since its launch at Northern Ireland's Balmoral Show in May 2008, it has gone from selling its artisan yoghurts via an honesty box in the farm office to achieving listings in Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda and Henderson Group (a Spar retailer) in Northern Ireland, as well as highend retailer Donnybrook Fair in the Irish Republic.
One punter had pounds 1,000 each-way on Donnybrook Fair in this race and he looked sure to collect when the second favourite loomed up three furlongs out.
AMATEUR Shane Ryder received a 28-day ban for "an injudicious ride, failing to ride to instructions, and making insufficient effort" on 2-1 favourite Donnybrook Fair, who came from behind to finish fourth in the bumper at Cork on Saturday.
I love hearing all the stories about the old Donnybrook Fair.
A Dublin man who bought his winning ticket in the Donnybrook Fair store scooped EUR16,390,239 - the third largest jackpot since the Lotto began in 1988.
3million after buying their winning ticket in the plus Donnybrook Fair Shop in Dublin 4 which was the second highest jackpot of the year.
The man bought his EUR30 ticket in Donnybrook Fair, Dublin 4, last Friday and correctly played the numbers 15, 16, 22, 25, 31 and 32 himself.
The identity of the lucky punter, who bought their winning ticket in Donnybrook Fair in upmarket Dublin 4, remained a secret as the hunt for the new multi-millionaire continued.
Donnybrook Fair shop sold the winning ticket on Friday afternoon in the exclusive Dublin neighbourhood.