Staff At Clerys Stage Sit-In After Liquidators Move To Close O'Connell Street Landmark 5 years ago

Staff At Clerys Stage Sit-In After Liquidators Move To Close O'Connell Street Landmark

Staff at Dublin department store Clerys are this evening staging a sit-in following an attempt by liquidators to close the iconic business.

It was announced this morning that the beleaguered retailer has been sold to property investors Natrium Ltd and staff were informed this evening that the business is to close with immediate effect.

Over 130 people are employed at the O'Connell Street landmark and it's believed that employees were asked to leave the property shortly before 6pm.

However, The Irish Independent is now reporting are now emerging that staff have decided to stage a sit-in to ensure that they receive what they are owed by the liquidators.