€30m to support post office network

The Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD, and the Minister of State with responsibility for Postal Matters, Hildegarde Naughton TD, today announced a funding package of €30m over a three-year fixed period to support a sustainable, nationwide post office network.

Post offices need confirmation of Government intervention

The Regional Group of TDs published their third Dáil motion calling on the Government to intervene and support the post office network before it collapses.  

Bank closures blow for customers, staff and communities

Sinn Féin TD for Clare Violet-Anne Wynne has described today’s Bank of Ireland branch closures as the wrong decision which will have serious consequences for customers, staff and the wider community.

Students sought for new Brain Busters schools programme

Students spanning Primary (5th and 6th class) and Secondary (up to Junior Cert) schools are invited to enter the inaugural, national An Post Brain Busters programme.

Dooley to host meeting on future of post offices

Clare Fianna Fáil Senator, Timmy Dooley, will host a meeting with the Irish Postmasters’ Union and members of the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party today to discuss how the state can support and safeguard the post office network.

Postmaster’s letter to Ireland’s 949 councillors

The Independent Post Master Group has written to Ireland's over 940 councillors seeking their support to secure the future of the post office network.

€17m annual support needed for Post Offices

An annual Public Service Obligation (PSO) for the Post Office Network of €17m has been recommended in an independent review by business advisors Grant Thornton.

Army bomb squad deals with explosive device In Limerick

An Army Bomb Disposal Team was tasked to investigate a suspect package in the An Post Collection Centre, Docklands in Limerick City this morning.

Caitríona Lucas remembered with new An Post stamps

An Post has issued two stamps marking Irish Coast Guard’s provision of search, rescue and monitoring services at sea, on the coast and waterways of Ireland.