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Hundreds of people turned out to a protest against the closure of post offices in the region today. Groups came from all over the region including Cliffoney, Gurteen and Dunkinely in Co. Donegal. The protest made it’s way from Connaughton Road down to the GPO on O’Connell Street in Sligo…

Hundreds of people are expected in Sligo Town today for a protest against proposed post office closures. 21 post offices in the Norhwest have already been earmarked for closure; 13 in Donegal, 4 in Sligo and 4 in Leitrim. A number of public meetings have already taken place across the…

No community is safe from post office closures. That is the message coming from local communities ahead of a major rally against the planned closure of 21 post offices in the North West. Ballinfull, Dromard, Gurteen and Monasteradan are set to close in county Sligo, four including Killargue and Newtowngore…

Two people attempted to rob a post office in Sligo town this afternoon. It’s understood that beforehand, they tried to rob two people outside the post office. The incident happened in Maugheraboy, near the Showgrounds. Barry Whyte has this report from the scene in Maugheraboy: Barry also spoke to local…

Local residents and young people are being urged to use the services provided by their local post offices. Sinn Fein Councillor Thomas Healy says it’s one way people can ensure the offices remain open. He says An Post’s €50m investment plan should save post offices, such as Ballygawley and Easkey…