Shock as An post confirm Laghey Post office will not reopen

It's been confirmed by An Post that Laghey Post Office will not be reopening.

The facility was closed in July due to what was described by An Post as unforeseen circumstances.

A group was formed to campaign for its re-opening claiming that its closure was a major blow to the area and meant locals had to travel to Donegal town for Post Office services.

Senator Brian O'Domnhaill said it was a devastating blow to the area:

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