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From TheJournal.ie An Post expects to deliver more than 3.3 million parcels per week in 'busiest ever' fortnight Delivery

An Post expects to deliver more than 3.3 million parcels per week in 'busiest ever' fortnight

This is a 230% increase on the same period last year.

From TheJournal.ie 'Please bear with us': Huge spike in parcel volumes causing delays as Level 5 online shopping booms An Post

'Please bear with us': Huge spike in parcel volumes causing delays as Level 5 online shopping booms

Between the deluge of online orders and the need to social distance in depots, An Post has said “everything takes longer” this year.

Champagne Football among six-strong shortlist for Sports Book of the Year

The42′s Niall Kelly has also been nominated for his work on Barry Geraghty’s autobiography ‘True Colours’.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: How often do you post letters? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How often do you post letters?

Fewer people send letters nowadays, opting for other forms of communication such as email.

From TheJournal.ie An Post to allow free postage to and from nursing homes Sent With Love

An Post to allow free postage to and from nursing homes

The initiative comes under An Post’s Community Focus plan, which has been extended into 2021.

'Only realistic solution' to save Post Office Network is State funding of €17m

The report, which doesn’t take in the warns starkly of the need for this action to be taken within months.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: When was the last time you sent a letter or a card to family and friends? Postal Vote This post contains a poll

Poll: When was the last time you sent a letter or a card to family and friends?

A major report has revealed the poor health of the post office network.

From TheJournal.ie 'That's mad, Ted': An Post aiming to meet Father Ted demand as two months of stamp orders made in two days Careful Now

'That's mad, Ted': An Post aiming to meet Father Ted demand as two months of stamp orders made in two days

The Father Ted stamps have proven to be a bona fide hit.

From TheJournal.ie An Post launches four stamps to commemorate 25 years of Father Ted Ah Go On

An Post launches four stamps to commemorate 25 years of Father Ted

A survey by An Post indicated that ‘Hell’, ’Speed 3’, and ‘Kicking Bishop Brennan up the Arse’ were people’s favourite episodes.

From TheJournal.ie All mail across Ireland and England will be stamped with Jack Charlton's name for the next three weeks Across The Water

All mail across Ireland and England will be stamped with Jack Charlton's name for the next three weeks

It is the first time An Post and Royal Mail have come together on a collaboration.

From TheJournal.ie Check ins and free newspaper delivery to be offered by An Post to people cocooning Check In

Check ins and free newspaper delivery to be offered by An Post to people cocooning

Family members can request for a local postman/woman to check in on someone cocooning.

From TheJournal.ie This Covid-19 information booklet will be delivered to every home in the country Delivery

This Covid-19 information booklet will be delivered to every home in the country

Simon Harris says there is a lot of misinformation out there about the guidelines.

From TheJournal.ie Postmen and women will be checking in and offering a helping hand to the elderly and vulnerable Free Delivery

Postmen and women will be checking in and offering a helping hand to the elderly and vulnerable

A new service will also mean they will now take parcels and letters and deliver them for free.

From TheJournal.ie Later post delivery expected as An Post staggers worker starting times Social Distancing

Later post delivery expected as An Post staggers worker starting times

An Post is also asking customers to not bring children to post offices, if possible.

From TheJournal.ie Every household to be given two free postcards by An Post Get Writing

Every household to be given two free postcards by An Post

The cards don’t need a stamp and are free to send to anywhere on the island of Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie An Post asks people to include letterbox, doorbell and door handles in 'regular cleaning and disinfecting routine' Coronavirus

An Post asks people to include letterbox, doorbell and door handles in 'regular cleaning and disinfecting routine'

CEO David McRedmond, meanwhile, said the company has been ‘scouring everywhere’ for a supply of hand sanitiser.

From TheJournal.ie An Post extends opening times and brings in special measures to lower coronavirus risk to customers and staff Special Measures

An Post extends opening times and brings in special measures to lower coronavirus risk to customers and staff

A stamp price increase has also been delayed.

From TheJournal.ie Postal worker whose family was subject of attempted tiger kidnapping brings damages against An Post Courts

Postal worker whose family was subject of attempted tiger kidnapping brings damages against An Post

Three masked raiders bearing firearms tied up Susan Byrne and her husband in October 2011, the court heard.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: When was the last time you visited a post office? Decline This post contains a poll

Poll: When was the last time you visited a post office?

There are currently 952 post offices in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: How often do you post a letter? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How often do you post a letter?

The price of stamps will increase on 19 March.

From TheJournal.ie The price of stamps is increasing by 10c next month That'll Be €1.10

The price of stamps is increasing by 10c next month

The prices of the stamps will increase on 19 March.

From TheJournal.ie An Post suspends all mail to China as coronavirus outbreak spreads Precautions

An Post suspends all mail to China as coronavirus outbreak spreads

There have been no cases of coronavirus confirmed in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie An Post is looking at buying products in bulk to prepare for Brexit Sending It

An Post is looking at buying products in bulk to prepare for Brexit

An Post CEO David McRedmond has big plans on ID verification services, and hopes to “leapfrog the banks”.

From TheJournal.ie People sent €1m more letters this Christmas - and there's been a surge in popularity of care packages  The Postal Service

People sent €1m more letters this Christmas - and there's been a surge in popularity of care packages 

“There’s life yet in letters,” An Post CEO David McRedmond told TheJournal.ie.

From TheJournal.ie Pack to the future: Inside An Post's shiny new parcel hub Retail And Services

Pack to the future: Inside An Post's shiny new parcel hub

The semi-state is just getting started as it plots its long-term plan.

From TheJournal.ie Success for Vicky Phelan, Joe Duffy and Andrea Corr at Irish Book Awards Irish Book Awards

Success for Vicky Phelan, Joe Duffy and Andrea Corr at Irish Book Awards

Here are this year’s winners.

From TheJournal.ie An Post launches mobile data sharing network to help support homeless community Donate Your Data

An Post launches mobile data sharing network to help support homeless community

The Shared Network will give out 2,000 SIM cards to homeless organisations next week.

From The42 Jamie Heaslip, Richie Sadlier and Eoin Larkin nominated for Sports Book of the Year Page Turners

Jamie Heaslip, Richie Sadlier and Eoin Larkin nominated for Sports Book of the Year

A six-strong shortlist has been revealed, with works about Seamus Darby, the Skibbereen Rowing Club and the Dublin Marathon also included.

From TheJournal.ie An Post promises to reduce 3.7% gender pay gap Gender Equality

An Post promises to reduce 3.7% gender pay gap

A new report found that 73% of An Post management staff are male.

From TheJournal.ie Two new stamps mark 50 years of Thin Lizzy Philatelist Lynott

Two new stamps mark 50 years of Thin Lizzy

Queues formed at the GPO earlier for fans to get their hands on the new stamps.

From TheJournal.ie An Taisce appeals to block installation of temporary banners for visitor centre at front of GPO Dublin

An Taisce appeals to block installation of temporary banners for visitor centre at front of GPO

Dublin City Council granted permission for the banners in June.

From TheJournal.ie New study shows that the average person in Ireland sends just two or three letters per month Return To Sender

New study shows that the average person in Ireland sends just two or three letters per month

ComeReg conducted a study on Irish postal users.

From TheJournal.ie An Post issues warning over scam text messages Ignore And Delete

An Post issues warning over scam text messages

An Post has denied that people received the text due to customers’ data being compromised.

From TheJournal.ie Brexit won't affect how you send letters, but your consumer rights for UK purchases may change An Post

Brexit won't affect how you send letters, but your consumer rights for UK purchases may change

Minister of State Helen McEntee was in Portlaoise Mail Centre today to monitor preparations.

From TheJournal.ie An Post is planning a promo blitz to give the main banks a run for their money Retail And Services

An Post is planning a promo blitz to give the main banks a run for their money

The postal service provider’s rebranded financial services unit forms part of a wider group rejig.

From TheJournal.ie Game of Thrones author George R R Martin receives An Post book award in Dublin An Post

Game of Thrones author George R R Martin receives An Post book award in Dublin

Previous award winners include David Walliams and Jilly Cooper.

From TheJournal.ie Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie commemorated on new An Post stamps Libraries

Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie commemorated on new An Post stamps

The philanthropist contributed to the construction of libraries across Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie 'Our network is under attack': Postmasters warn post offices could close over new TV licence plans An Post

'Our network is under attack': Postmasters warn post offices could close over new TV licence plans

An Post has said TV licence payments represent an “essential income stream” for postmasters.

From TheJournal.ie An Post acknowledges Irish spelling error on commemorative moon stamps Moon Landing

An Post acknowledges Irish spelling error on commemorative moon stamps

The series of stamps featured four Nasa astronauts with Irish ancestry.

From TheJournal.ie Limerick GPO's mosaic tiles and façade will be removed despite people's objections Limerick City

Limerick GPO's mosaic tiles and façade will be removed despite people's objections

A member of the public said “to lose it would be a disservice to the memory of Limerick City’s daily life”.

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