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Offline twenty_zero_six

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« on: September 22, 2006, 06:38:46 PM »
Whats the latest news at Caithness? Now the remains of Edinburgh Crystal (i.e Brand name) have been taken over by Waterford, whats gonna happen to Caithness?


Offline Frank

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« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2006, 07:58:51 AM »
So Edinburgh moves to Ireland :shock:

No idea on Caithness future yet. People and tradition are no longer valued in the corporate UK so it could well be the brand names are sold off to the highest bidder.
Frank A.
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