30 jobs lost with closure of Mace supermarket in Ballyshannon

phonThere is shock in the town of Ballyshannon with the closure of the Mace Shop with the loss of 30 jobs.

Ormston's supermarket in the centre of Ballyshannon closed for business this morning.

Staff were briefed by management at the supermarket last night and were told that the business would close with immediate effect.

Mayor of Ballyshannon, Phonsie Travers, says it's a huge blow to the town:

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