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Billionaire Richard Branson is hurricane Irma in wine cellar

Billionaire Richard Branson is hurricane Irma in wine cellar

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The British billionaire Richard Branson (67) is the hurricane Irma in his wine cellar. “We will withdraw into the concrete wine cellar under the main building.”

“As my team know, there won’t be much wine left when we get there again,” wrote the entrepreneur and adventurer Wednesday on his blog

Branson currently resides on Necker Island, his private island that belongs to the British Virgin islands. In the course of Wednesday hurtling Irma about parts of the islands in the Caribbean. The hurricane of the category five is one of the strongest hurricanes ever recorded in the region.

“The atmosphere is creepy, but beautiful,” says Branson. “We sleep here with z’n all in two rooms. I have since my childhood is not so much of a nachtparty had.” Branson is the founder of the Virgin Group, which hundreds of companies includes. His property is estimated at about 5 billion Us dollars.

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Liveblog: Fear for the dead on St. Maarten due to hurricane Irma

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