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# an-post - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Two new stamps mark 50 years of Thin Lizzy
# Philatelist Lynott
# Philatelist Lynott

Two new stamps mark 50 years of Thin Lizzy

Oct 3rd 2019, 2:20 PM 15,338 Views 20 Comments

Queues formed at the GPO earlier for fans to get their hands on the new stamps.

# an-post - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

An Taisce appeals to block installation of temporary banners for visitor centre at front of GPO
# Dublin
# Dublin

An Taisce appeals to block installation of temporary banners for visitor centre at front of GPO

Sep 18th 2019, 8:31 PM 10,512 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council granted permission for the banners in June.

# an-post - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

New study shows that the average person in Ireland sends just two or three letters per month
# Return To Sender
# Return To Sender

New study shows that the average person in Ireland sends just two or three letters per month

Sep 17th 2019, 9:45 PM 12,532 Views 47 Comments

ComeReg conducted a study on Irish postal users.

# an-post - Saturday 14 September, 2019

An Post issues warning over scam text messages
# Ignore And Delete
# Ignore And Delete

An Post issues warning over scam text messages

Sep 14th 2019, 11:57 AM 50,069 Views 18 Comments

An Post has denied that people received the text due to customers’ data being compromised.

# an-post - Monday 26 August, 2019

Brexit won't affect how you send letters, but your consumer rights for UK purchases may change
# An Post
# An Post

Brexit won't affect how you send letters, but your consumer rights for UK purchases may change

Aug 26th 2019, 4:58 PM 13,980 Views 34 Comments

Minister of State Helen McEntee was in Portlaoise Mail Centre today to monitor preparations.

# an-post - Thursday 22 August, 2019

An Post is planning a promo blitz to give the main banks a run for their money
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

An Post is planning a promo blitz to give the main banks a run for their money

Aug 22nd 2019, 9:35 AM 705 Views 2 Comments

The postal service provider’s rebranded financial services unit forms part of a wider group rejig.

# an-post - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Game of Thrones author George R R Martin receives An Post book award in Dublin
# An Post
# An Post

Game of Thrones author George R R Martin receives An Post book award in Dublin

Aug 20th 2019, 9:44 PM 16,317 Views 10 Comments

Previous award winners include David Walliams and Jilly Cooper.

# an-post - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie commemorated on new An Post stamps
# Libraries
# Libraries

Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie commemorated on new An Post stamps

Aug 14th 2019, 4:45 PM 11,758 Views 6 Comments

The philanthropist contributed to the construction of libraries across Ireland.

# an-post - Friday 2 August, 2019

'Our network is under attack': Postmasters warn post offices could close over new TV licence plans
# An Post
# An Post

'Our network is under attack': Postmasters warn post offices could close over new TV licence plans

Aug 2nd 2019, 2:42 PM 21,596 Views 67 Comments

An Post has said TV licence payments represent an “essential income stream” for postmasters.

# an-post - Monday 22 July, 2019

An Post acknowledges Irish spelling error on commemorative moon stamps
# Moon Landing
# Moon Landing

An Post acknowledges Irish spelling error on commemorative moon stamps

Jul 22nd 2019, 10:29 PM 45,870 Views 81 Comments

The series of stamps featured four Nasa astronauts with Irish ancestry.

# an-post - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Limerick GPO's mosaic tiles and façade will be removed despite people's objections
# Limerick City
# Limerick City

Limerick GPO's mosaic tiles and façade will be removed despite people's objections

Jul 18th 2019, 6:10 AM 20,429 Views 18 Comments

A member of the public said “to lose it would be a disservice to the memory of Limerick City’s daily life”.

# an-post - Thursday 27 June, 2019

'It's a devastating blow': Cork mail centre to shut down with 216 job losses
# Little Island
# Little Island

'It's a devastating blow': Cork mail centre to shut down with 216 job losses

Updated Jun 27th 2019, 8:44 AM 33,131 Views 74 Comments

“We’re transitioning from a world of letters to a world of parcels,” CEO David McRedmond said.

# an-post - Friday 21 June, 2019

An Post suspends deliveries to Tallaght estate after spate of anti-social behaviour and threats
# Suspended
# Suspended

An Post suspends deliveries to Tallaght estate after spate of anti-social behaviour and threats

Jun 21st 2019, 4:42 PM 41,869 Views 85 Comments

There have been calls for additional garda resources in the area.

# an-post - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Dublin postal drivers seek injunction to prevent expulsion from union
# An Post
# An Post

Dublin postal drivers seek injunction to prevent expulsion from union

Jun 9th 2019, 4:00 PM 23,443 Views 0 Comments

The drivers are being asked to resign from the IWU in order to allow it to merge with Unite.

# an-post - Friday 5 April, 2019

'For all intents and purposes I didn't exist': Former rough sleeper says An Post fixed address service will be huge help
# Address Point
# Address Point

'For all intents and purposes I didn't exist': Former rough sleeper says An Post fixed address service will be huge help

Apr 5th 2019, 5:13 PM 9,214 Views 8 Comments

The free personal postal address service for people who are homeless was launched at the GPO today.

# an-post - Friday 22 March, 2019

Limerick device 'appears identical' to London and Glasgow parcel bombs claimed by 'IRA'
# Postal Depot
# Postal Depot

Limerick device 'appears identical' to London and Glasgow parcel bombs claimed by 'IRA'

Updated Mar 22nd 2019, 2:00 PM 55,577 Views 34 Comments

Around 175 staff have been evacuated and postal services in Limerick are off today.

# an-post - Sunday 17 March, 2019

How An Post enlisted a fictional, time-poor millennial to create its fancy €5m logo
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

How An Post enlisted a fictional, time-poor millennial to create its fancy €5m logo

Mar 17th 2019, 7:00 AM 38,270 Views 49 Comments

The decades-old company is hoping to become more relevant to a younger target market.

# an-post - Thursday 14 March, 2019

An Post to offer homeless people addresses at post offices to avail of services
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

An Post to offer homeless people addresses at post offices to avail of services

Mar 14th 2019, 12:18 PM 26,737 Views 32 Comments

An Post is working with homeless charities and service providers to put the finishing touches to the service.

How An Post enlisted a fictional, time-poor millennial to create its fancy €5m logo
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

How An Post enlisted a fictional, time-poor millennial to create its fancy €5m logo

Mar 14th 2019, 11:38 AM 1,493 Views 2 Comments

The decades-old company is hoping to become more relevant to a younger target market.

# an-post - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Irish Coast Guard stamps featuring Caitríona Lucas' artwork launched by An Post
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Irish Coast Guard stamps featuring Caitríona Lucas' artwork launched by An Post

Mar 7th 2019, 3:39 PM 12,308 Views 13 Comments

Lucas lost her life when the boat she was in capsized while searching for a missing man in September 2016.

# an-post - Friday 28 December, 2018

An Post experiences busiest Christmas season to date
# An Post
# An Post

An Post experiences busiest Christmas season to date

Dec 28th 2018, 3:48 PM 16,290 Views 27 Comments

At the height of the season, An Post staff were delivering over 100,000 parcels per day nationwide.

# an-post - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why
# Festive Season
# Festive Season

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why

Dec 25th 2018, 11:00 PM 16,660 Views 23 Comments

The postal service looked around the globe to try find ‘authentic’ Irish festive stories.

# an-post - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Tomorrow is the last day to send standard post in time for Christmas
# Getting Close Now
# Getting Close Now

Tomorrow is the last day to send standard post in time for Christmas

Dec 18th 2018, 9:11 AM 9,572 Views 4 Comments

Today is the last day you can send letters to Britain or Europe.

# an-post - Saturday 15 December, 2018

An Post takes first steps into the mortgage business by seeking info from 'prospective partners'
# Modernising
# Modernising

An Post takes first steps into the mortgage business by seeking info from 'prospective partners'

Dec 15th 2018, 6:30 AM 12,446 Views 32 Comments

From an “uncertain and extremely bleak” outlook, An Post is aiming to expand the services it offers.

# an-post - Friday 14 December, 2018

Sending Christmas post? Here are the dates you need to know

Sending Christmas post? Here are the dates you need to know

Dec 14th 2018, 5:46 PM 25,116 Views 26 Comments

Tomorrow is the last date for sending parcels to mainland Europe.

# an-post - Monday 3 December, 2018

You need to send letters by these dates so that they arrive before Christmas
# Signed Sealed Delivered
# Signed Sealed Delivered

You need to send letters by these dates so that they arrive before Christmas

Dec 3rd 2018, 2:02 PM 19,549 Views 14 Comments

If you’re sending letters to the USA, Australia or Asia, you’ll have to send them this week to make sure they get there on time.

# an-post - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Toy Show, turkey and Santa Claus: This year's Christmas stamps have been unveiled
# Christmas Post
# Christmas Post

Toy Show, turkey and Santa Claus: This year's Christmas stamps have been unveiled

Nov 13th 2018, 9:43 AM 14,520 Views 18 Comments

The Late Late Toy Show and Christmas dinner feature on the set of six new stamps.

# an-post - Thursday 18 October, 2018

The government was told that shifting TV licence duties to Revenue would crush post offices
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

The government was told that shifting TV licence duties to Revenue would crush post offices

Oct 18th 2018, 4:03 PM 970 Views 2 Comments

A union representing An Post workers made the claims in a letter to ex-minister Denis Naughten.

# an-post - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Army bomb squad called to An Post sorting office after discovery of 'suspicious package'
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Army bomb squad called to An Post sorting office after discovery of 'suspicious package'

Oct 16th 2018, 8:26 AM 15,728 Views 15 Comments

The device was later declared a hoax and handed over to gardaí for further investigation.

# an-post - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Postmistress left traces of her DNA in car during tiger raid in case she was killed, court hears
# Tiger Kidnapping
# Tiger Kidnapping

Postmistress left traces of her DNA in car during tiger raid in case she was killed, court hears

Oct 11th 2018, 5:12 PM 29,242 Views 0 Comments

Susan Lawlor tied told a court how she was bundled into the backseat of her car before being driven to a field in an unknown location.

# an-post - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Problem over payment of child benefit to Irish parents 'resolved' following industry-wide banking issue
# Delayed Payment
# Delayed Payment

Problem over payment of child benefit to Irish parents 'resolved' following industry-wide banking issue

Oct 2nd 2018, 2:28 PM 38,959 Views 71 Comments

Customers with An Post, Ulster Bank and PTSB have been affected.

# an-post - Monday 1 October, 2018

Digital kiosks to offer free access to Government services in post offices
# Rural Ireland
# Rural Ireland

Digital kiosks to offer free access to Government services in post offices

Oct 1st 2018, 10:05 PM 10,097 Views 20 Comments

Government funding of €80,000 has been provided to help with rolling out the digital assist pilot scheme.

# an-post - Sunday 30 September, 2018

An Post issues tender for uniforms and safety boots for its 6,750 staff
# Delivery
# Delivery

An Post issues tender for uniforms and safety boots for its 6,750 staff

Sep 30th 2018, 8:00 AM 17,748 Views 33 Comments

An Post said the design of the uniforms will not change.

# an-post - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Some welfare offices closed and An Post services disrupted due to Storm Ali
# Strong Winds
# Strong Winds

Some welfare offices closed and An Post services disrupted due to Storm Ali

Sep 19th 2018, 1:17 PM 9,334 Views 10 Comments

The Department of Social Protection is advising people to get in touch with their offices tomorrow to schedule an appointment.

# an-post - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Postmasters to march on the Dáil over closure of 159 Post Offices
# Postmasters Protest
# Postmasters Protest

Postmasters to march on the Dáil over closure of 159 Post Offices

Updated Sep 18th 2018, 4:20 PM 8,462 Views 35 Comments

Postmasters are accusing An Post of ripping the economic heart out of rural Ireland.

# an-post - Sunday 9 September, 2018

An Post might turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space
# Post Offices
# Post Offices

An Post might turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space

Sep 9th 2018, 8:30 AM 92 Views 0 Comments

The semi-state could also look at relocating more of its operations from a number of sites.

# an-post - Thursday 6 September, 2018

An Post is weighing up options to turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space
# Post Offices
# Post Offices

An Post is weighing up options to turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space

Sep 6th 2018, 2:36 PM 945 Views 0 Comments

The semi-state could also look at relocating more of its operations from a number of sites.

# an-post - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Naughten says complete shutdown of postal services was 'undeniable' before retirement package plan
# Post Offices
# Post Offices

Naughten says complete shutdown of postal services was 'undeniable' before retirement package plan

Sep 4th 2018, 5:33 PM 10,723 Views 24 Comments

The CEO of An Post told an Oireachtas Committee today that it is vital now that more government services are offered at post offices to strengthen the network.

# an-post - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Are post offices even viable? An increase in financial services could have been the game changer
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

Are post offices even viable? An increase in financial services could have been the game changer

Sep 2nd 2018, 7:45 AM 8,596 Views 17 Comments

The Bobby Kerry report stated that the expansion of financial services in post offices was essential to their survival.

# an-post - Friday 31 August, 2018

'Brexit-like impact on rural Ireland': Independent TD rules out supporting the Budget over post office closures
# Community Banking
# Community Banking

'Brexit-like impact on rural Ireland': Independent TD rules out supporting the Budget over post office closures

Updated Aug 31st 2018, 1:15 PM 19,293 Views 30 Comments

The Clare TD said the government has reneged on their promises to roll out a community banking system.