The closure of the 17 post offices in Donegal including seven in the Inis Eoghain peninsula will have a detrimental impact in rural communities, a Donegal Councillor has claimed.
He said: "These figures belie An Post's commitments to Rural Communities. Government has a
which leaves it open for others in the seven areas in Inishowen where a postmaster / postmistress has retired, to make an application for a new licence, should be highlighted by Government and An Post and where pursued, sympathetically considered to enable a vibrant sustainable livelihood for families in rural community, "concluded Cllr Doherty.
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