Post Offices “Still Have Role To Play” East Clare Postmaster Claims

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An East Clare postmaster insists post offices still have a role to play in the 21st century.

Feakle postmaster Brian McMahon has now expanded and taken over the Scarriff branch as well, following the retirement of the long-serving postmistress there earlier this month.

The decision goes against the grain of the national trend, where a number of post offices have closed down in the past 12 months with fears that more are coming down the line.


Brian says they’re increasingly moving down the financial route in order to survive: