Post Offices can become “Rural Information Hubs” – Harte

paddy HARTE

A Fine Gael General Election candidate in Donegal says he believes the post office network can be strengthened and enhanced following the publication this week of the Post Office Network Business Development Group report.

Paddy Harte says the proposals will also support competitiveness.

He sees the network becoming hat he termed a series of Rural Information Hubsm, as well as offering online banking, direct debits and ATM cards.

Paddy Harte accepts much of the report is aspirational, but insists they are aspirations that can be delivered............