Cliffoney Post Office in Co Sligo has been saved from closure.
It was due to close as it didn’t meet An Post population and distance criteria.
If a post office is in a village with a population under 500, and there is another post office within 15km, then that post office will close.
Cliffoney fell under this criteria, but after a review, An Post have re-advertised the contract there for another three years.
Aengus Laverty, is the Public Affairs Manager with An Post….
Meanwhile, Frank Kielty who is the Chairperson of the Save Cliffoney Post Office campaign, says it’s now up to local people to use the post office…