Guinness could close its historic St James's Gate brewery in Dublin and move production to a new purpose-built facility outside the city centre after European sales fell by 7%, following a 3% decline reported last summer. A trading update from owners Diageo this week is unlikely to shed much light on whether sales have improved since the company's last public announcement and speculation is downing that Guinness may be sold off. There would be no shortage of buyers, with Heineken leading the pack The Sunday Times 24/06/07 (Business) page 3.8