Oatfield staff say they know Letterkenny plant is closing

The company that owns Oatfield has been called on to 'show respect' to its workers in Letterkenny and tell them definitively what their futures are.

The call has been made by Senator Jimmy Harte who met again with workers last evening.

The 15 that remain at Oatfields Plant in Letterkenny say they believe the plant is closing but do not know if they will get redundancy payments.

Zed Candy's lease on the premises is up for renewal in February with speculation the buildings owners, Donegal Creameries, are in negotiations on its sale to a multi national company.

Senator Harte says the least the workers deserve at this stage is answers:

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