Why Dublin’s Bally’s has been closed for two weeks

RTE 1:00 Dublin’s iconic Ballys has been shut for two nights following the tragic death of a worker.RTE 2:05 The owner of Bally and a man who owned the Bally chain of pubs have been charged with criminal negligence manslaughter.

In December, the owner, Brian Larkin, died after collapsing in the back of a lorry while delivering a beer.

The man, who has not been named, has been charged by Dublin District Court with manslaughter.

Ballys closed for its second night in Dublin in a bid to keep the business operating.

“Bally’s is a family-owned business that operates in a family environment and our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Brian Larkins family during this difficult time,” said a spokesperson for the company.