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Up to 200 post offices at risk of closure in next 12 months, union says
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Up to 200 post offices at risk of closure in next 12 months, union says

Mar 16th 2021, 3:44 PM 16,046 Views 10 Comments

Irish Postmasters’ Union general secretary has said that as more postmasters retire, the service will lose its backbone.

Face coverings are now mandatory in banks, post offices and credit unions
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Face coverings are now mandatory in banks, post offices and credit unions

Jan 26th 2021, 2:48 PM 29,184 Views 35 Comments

The Financial Services Union has welcomed the decision by Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly.

Social welfare payments will be paid weekly again from the beginning of November
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Social welfare payments will be paid weekly again from the beginning of November

Oct 12th 2020, 7:39 AM 57,172 Views 42 Comments

The move was welcomed by An Post and the postmasters union.

'You'd have to count the cost if we're gone': Postmasters plea for support as hundreds of offices at risk
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'You'd have to count the cost if we're gone': Postmasters plea for support as hundreds of offices at risk

Feb 22nd 2020, 8:30 AM 18,731 Views 40 Comments

Offering what they say is a vital service to communities, postmasters want the next government to introduce a Public Service Obligation payment.

An Post might turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space
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An Post might turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space

Sep 9th 2018, 8:30 AM 92 Views 0 Comments

The semi-state could also look at relocating more of its operations from a number of sites.

An Post is weighing up options to turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space
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An Post is weighing up options to turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space

Sep 6th 2018, 2:36 PM 946 Views 0 Comments

The semi-state could also look at relocating more of its operations from a number of sites.

Naughten says complete shutdown of postal services was 'undeniable' before retirement package plan
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Naughten says complete shutdown of postal services was 'undeniable' before retirement package plan

Sep 4th 2018, 5:33 PM 10,724 Views 24 Comments

The CEO of An Post told an Oireachtas Committee today that it is vital now that more government services are offered at post offices to strengthen the network.

Are post offices even viable? An increase in financial services could have been the game changer
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Are post offices even viable? An increase in financial services could have been the game changer

Sep 2nd 2018, 7:45 AM 8,611 Views 17 Comments

The Bobby Kerry report stated that the expansion of financial services in post offices was essential to their survival.

'Brexit-like impact on rural Ireland': Independent TD rules out supporting the Budget over post office closures
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'Brexit-like impact on rural Ireland': Independent TD rules out supporting the Budget over post office closures

Updated Aug 31st 2018, 1:15 PM 19,304 Views 30 Comments

The Clare TD said the government has reneged on their promises to roll out a community banking system.

Poll: How often do you use the post office?
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Poll: How often do you use the post office?

Aug 29th 2018, 9:19 AM 27,741 Views 72 Comments

159 post offices across 25 counties are set to close.

Here are the stores, banks and post offices closing due to the bad weather
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Here are the stores, banks and post offices closing due to the bad weather

Mar 1st 2018, 4:25 PM 129,002 Views 77 Comments

The entire nation has been advised to remain indoors from 4pm today.

'The closure of our post office would mean the death of our village'
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'The closure of our post office would mean the death of our village'

Feb 7th 2018, 6:05 AM 35,155 Views 57 Comments

A small village in Co Sligo, reminiscent of many others in Ireland, is fighting back.

Services closing, lack of transport and young people leaving - the causes and cost of rural isolation
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Services closing, lack of transport and young people leaving - the causes and cost of rural isolation

Sep 17th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,859 Views 58 Comments

Many local businesses are being forced to shut their doors and vital services are diminishing at a fast pace.

Now €1: The cost of a stamp has gone up by 39%
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Now €1: The cost of a stamp has gone up by 39%

Apr 13th 2017, 10:15 PM 32,203 Views 108 Comments

An Post’s CEO said previously that the increase was both “absolutely necessary” and “very good value”.

265 post offices serve 'no discernible area of population'
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265 post offices serve 'no discernible area of population'

Apr 12th 2017, 1:07 PM 16,039 Views 66 Comments

Last month An Post refuted reports that 80 branches would be closed in an effort to plug their annual losses of €12 million.

Should we invest to make our post offices more important? Some rural TDs think so
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Should we invest to make our post offices more important? Some rural TDs think so

Nov 14th 2016, 10:39 PM 12,887 Views 51 Comments

A Dáil bill will be debated on Wednesday

Michael Healy-Rae: 'I don't feel sorry for criminals who go home in boxes'
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Michael Healy-Rae: 'I don't feel sorry for criminals who go home in boxes'

Feb 4th 2015, 7:30 AM 17,139 Views 72 Comments

The independent TD said the Government is bringing about the “demise of rural Ireland” through closures of Garda stations and post offices.

Post offices could link up with credit unions to provide banking services
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Post offices could link up with credit unions to provide banking services

Apr 24th 2014, 8:43 AM 4,796 Views 10 Comments

The Irish Postmasters’ Union is set to work with Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte to diversify services.

Rabbitte: Post offices need to innovate to ensure their survival
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Rabbitte: Post offices need to innovate to ensure their survival

Mar 11th 2014, 2:49 PM 6,103 Views 32 Comments

The Minister was speaking this afternoon in the Dáil, where he stressed that closing post offices is not an aim of government.

The Evening Fix... now with added men trying to break into a police station
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The Evening Fix... now with added men trying to break into a police station

May 5th 2013, 7:50 PM 13,855 Views 3 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

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Should An Post have a role in banks restructuring plans?