An Post contract in Bunbeg

An Post have have awarded a temporary contract to the assistant postmistress in Bunbeg Post Office, averting its closure next week.

There are ongoing fears and protets by locals in Bunbeg who fear the eventual closure of the Post Office in Bunbeg.

Various political representatives welcomed the announcement of the extension, one claiming the decision by An Post was a step in the right direction and is a direct result of the camapign by the local community to have their voices heard on this issue.

Candidate for the Glenties Electoral Area, John Sheamus Ó Fearraigh, Sinn Féin, said: “This effort of the local community has sparked a review of the case and an extension of the contract to consider the huge volume of correspondence received in support of the retention of the post office, however it is important to note that the future of the Post office remains uncertain.”


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