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Award for DIY chief

RAY Colman, who has just stepped down as chief executive of Woodie's DIY Ireland, has received a Lifetime Award from the board of the European DIY Retail Association (EDRA).

Mr Colman has worked for Woodie's owner - Grafton Group - for 46 years.

EDRA's members have 17,900 stores in 97 countries across Europe.