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# post - Sunday 4 August, 2019

'A gross violation': Asylum seekers say post is being opened without consent

Residents in Direct Provision centres have claimed the practice is commonplace.

# post - Thursday 14 March, 2019

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

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

# post - Friday 28 December, 2018

An Post experiences busiest Christmas season to date

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

# post - Friday 14 December, 2018

# post - Monday 3 December, 2018

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

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.

# post - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

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

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

# post - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

# post - Monday 5 March, 2018

Cannabis worth €230,000 found in wicker box and toys at Portlaoise Mail Centre

The drugs were found with the help of detector dog Stella.

# post - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'The closure of our post office would mean the death of our village'

A small village in Co Sligo, reminiscent of many others in Ireland, is fighting back.

# post - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Here's how to track all your mail and deliveries this Christmas season

An Post has an online tracking system to keep on top of your mail.

# post - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Poll: Do you still send Christmas cards by post? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you still send Christmas cards by post?

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# post - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Amazon's newest service will let couriers unlock your front door

Amazon has said it will launch a service called Amazon Key next month.

# post - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

265 post offices serve 'no discernible area of population'

Last month An Post refuted reports that 80 branches would be closed in an effort to plug their annual losses of €12 million.

# post - Saturday 14 January, 2017

This new postal service will mean no need to go to the postbox

CityPost has launched a new system that it claims will save companies significant sums on mail.

# post - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

# post - Monday 21 November, 2016

8 things that mean Christmas has begun in every Irish household

Holidays are comin’, holidays are comin’…

# post - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Trump gains ground on Clinton despite allegations of unwanted advances

The latest poll also reveals 63% of Americans believe Trump has committed sexual assault in the past.

# post - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

A mam posted an advent calendar to her daughter's cat and caused a hilarious misunderstanding

“The post office won’t give it to me as the cat does not have ID.”

From The Daily Edge A Mam posted an advent calendar to her daughter's cat and caused a hilarious misunderstanding Catvent Calendar

A Mam posted an advent calendar to her daughter's cat and caused a hilarious misunderstanding

“The post office won’t give it to me as the cat does not have ID.”

# post - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

An Post are trying to make Christmas shopping less painful this year

But the festive dig out comes at a price….

# post - Monday 5 October, 2015

Strike that disrupted postal services called off

An Post says normal working in mails processing centres will resume this evening.

# post - Friday 2 October, 2015

An Post strike action: What does it mean for customers?

Industrial action by workers is set to last for the next two weeks.

# post - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Postman sacked for allegedly re-posting mail he was supposed to deliver

The man refutes the allegations.

# post - Monday 13 July, 2015

Ireland's new postcode system launches today - here's what you need to know

You can find out your home’s unique identifier from this morning.

# post - Friday 10 July, 2015

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s Friday! Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

This man is still testing An Post and they're coming up trumps

An Post managed to deliver knitted post. Knitted post?

# post - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

The future of Irish post offices has very little to do with post

Around 48% of post offices account for just 12% of total business.

# post - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

An Post managed to deliver this word puzzle to an RTÉ DJ

David Curran has set up a blog where he puts postmen’s problem solving to the test.

# post - Saturday 6 June, 2015

An Post says man sending 'puzzle' mail is 'a postal champion'

But they have a stern warning for people too…

# post - Friday 5 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Dublin man's excellent blog proves that An Post will deliver pretty much anything Special Delivery

# post - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

"There is no end to love": Sheryl Sandberg shares emotional post on husband's death

The Facebook chief operation officer’s husband died a month ago in a sudden accident.

# post - Friday 29 May, 2015

The price of stamps is going up

You’ll need your two cents.

# post - Friday 20 March, 2015

Bring these Irish animation stamps to life with your smartphone

The stamps feature well-known Irish animations like ‘Roy’ and ‘Give Up Yer Aul Sins’.

# post - Friday 21 November, 2014

Your new postcode won't say 'F1CK' or 'IRA'. Here's why

“FECK will not be in there.”

# post - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge A very confused Canadian tried to send a parcel to Ireland You've Got Mail

A very confused Canadian tried to send a parcel to Ireland

How they succeeded we’ll never know.

# post - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Sick of calling on neighbours to pick up your Amazon purchases? An Post may have a solution

The postal service is planning to offer customers the option of buying self-install personal delivery boxes.

# post - Monday 21 July, 2014

Sending a letter? It costs more from today

A stamp is now 68 cent.

# post - Monday 12 May, 2014

The Data Protection Commissioner is very worried about the new postcode system. Here's why...

The office says that “in the Irish context, a person’s home address is an important part of their identity.

# post - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Post-mortem due on unidentified body found on Dublin beach

The male in his 30s was discovered yesterday.

# post - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Here's why postmasters want cashless welfare payments suspended

The cashless welfare payments are due to be introduced by 2017.

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