Rockchapel

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Ann Gilmore closes the door for on the last day of business at the Post Office in Ballindine, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

The chief executive of An Post has said he is not attacking rural Ireland but is ensuring the viability of the company. “What we are doing is the opp(...)

The final result indicated that       27,194 voters said Yes and 18,054 voted No. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Yes campaign had a resounding victory in the previously conservative constituency of Cork North West where just 40 per cent of voters registered a(...)

Rockchapel postmaster Henry Keogh: “We are sick of reports. The reports are only ever ignored.”  Photograph: Domnick Walsh

The decision by An Post to close local sorting offices in parts of north Cork and to centralise operations has already led directly to post office clo(...)

An Post has been ordered by Cork County Council to cease mail sorting operations at a premises in the county because it is in breach of planning regulations. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

An Post has been ordered by Cork County Council to cease mail sorting operations at a premises in the county because it is in breach of planning regul(...)

According to Rockchapel, Co Cork, postmaster Henry Keogh, the decision by An Post to consolidate mail sorting for Rockchapel at a new centre in Boherbue will threaten post office’s viability. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

“The saddest thing about this is that over the last 100 years or more, the post office supported a family here – my grandmother was one of a family o(...)