Bill finds his Apprentice


BILL Cullen has hired County Limerick businesswoman Brenda Shanahan in the last episode of the hit TV3 show ‘The Apprentice’.The 32-year-old from Kilmallock was declared the winner after beating 26-year-old auctioneer Nicky O’Callaghan in the final showdown.

Former contestants for their last task joined the candidates in the concluding show, which was to raise funds for two charities.Brenda said they plan to rent a place in Dublin and see what happens. They will also keep their home in Limerick “We’re all going to move, said Brenda referring to her husband and daughter. The Bridal shop owner beat off strong competition from 13 other candidates over 12 demanding weeks before being pronounced the out-and-out winner.