Blacklion Post Office to remain open indefinitely

The Post Office in Blacklion will remain open indefinitely.

It comes as the Post Mistress there, Dymphna Stewart, was to step down today due to the financial struggles of the business.

However, An Post have asked Ms Stewert to extend her stay indefinitely while they review the future of the post office in the village.

The Government are currently examining a report on the Post Office Network which could see additional services being provided through the service.

Ciarán McEntee from Threemilehouse in County Monaghan is the Vice President of the Post Masters Union.

He says people need to continue using their local Post Offices to ensure their survival into the future.