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Old 05-02-2018, 06:32 PM
keamoresouth keamoresouth is offline
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Default Liam Ruiseal's to close

Sad news:


Always enjoyed going in there. Another loss to the book-buying public of Cork. Always guaranteed to find an old or long-out-of-print title in there.
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Old 05-02-2018, 06:38 PM
One One is online now
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Havnt bought a book there in twenty years.
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Old 05-02-2018, 08:01 PM
richiepurg richiepurg is offline
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Very sad news, used it a lot, staff there very knowledgeable and friendly.
Come in till I bate ya.
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Old 05-02-2018, 09:08 PM
Corcaigh32 Corcaigh32 is offline
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Very sad. A great shop. When small it was stop no.1 for Figure it Out, Seal ag Léamh and Basic Reader.
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Old 06-02-2018, 10:17 PM
the fisherman the fisherman is offline
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thats the way it goes .. the strongest survive.... i think the small bookshops are a thing of the past.. almost impossible to make money running them.
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Old 10-02-2018, 03:56 PM
Bill O'Reilly Bill O'Reilly is offline
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I'm not surprised that Liam Ruiseals has gone out of business. They were very old-fashioned.

Having an Irish language book section that was twice the size of their sports section was an incredibly stupid move.

The public will only support local businesses that provide products and services that they want. Local businesses are not charities.
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