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# post - Friday 20 March, 2015

Bring these Irish animation stamps to life with your smartphone
# Special Delivery
# Special Delivery

Bring these Irish animation stamps to life with your smartphone

Mar 20th 2015, 1:33 PM 9,595 Views 3 Comments

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
# Offensive
# Offensive

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

Nov 21st 2014, 9:19 AM 32,120 Views 144 Comments

“FECK will not be in there.”

# post - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

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

A very confused Canadian tried to send a parcel to Ireland

Jul 29th 2014, 9:26 AM 7,510 Views 3 Comments

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 Personal Postbox
# The Personal Postbox

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

Jul 24th 2014, 12:07 PM 22,143 Views 77 Comments

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
# Increase
# Increase

Sending a letter? It costs more from today

Jul 21st 2014, 9:14 PM 23,045 Views 57 Comments

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...
# Eircode
# Eircode

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

May 12th 2014, 10:45 PM 46,802 Views 118 Comments

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
# Ringsend
# Ringsend

Post-mortem due on unidentified body found on Dublin beach

Apr 16th 2014, 7:23 AM 20,330 Views 3 Comments

The male in his 30s was discovered yesterday.

# post - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Here's why postmasters want cashless welfare payments suspended
# An Post
# An Post

Here's why postmasters want cashless welfare payments suspended

Mar 23rd 2014, 1:47 PM 28,831 Views 59 Comments

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

# post - Monday 24 February, 2014

Government must modernise An Post says Dáil motion
# Postal Service
# Postal Service

Government must modernise An Post says Dáil motion

Feb 24th 2014, 9:23 AM 6,304 Views 24 Comments

Reports last week said the post office network could lose the Social Protection contract, but the Department says that isn’t happening.

# post - Saturday 8 February, 2014

9 unusual items that have been lost in the Irish post
# Snail Mail
From The Daily Edge
# Snail Mail

9 unusual items that have been lost in the Irish post

Feb 8th 2014, 9:30 AM 26,442 Views 17 Comments

50,000 items end up in An Post’s returned letters centre in Limerick each week. Yes, there are sex toys.

# post - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

8 typically Irish postcodes we should definitely hang on to
# Dip In The Road
From The Daily Edge
# Dip In The Road

8 typically Irish postcodes we should definitely hang on to

Jan 28th 2014, 1:12 PM 48,382 Views 70 Comments

If you hit Flynn’s you’ve gone too far.

# post - Monday 18 November, 2013

Government to open up new postcode database to businesses – at a cost
# Postcodes
# Postcodes

Government to open up new postcode database to businesses – at a cost

Nov 18th 2013, 10:02 PM 34,541 Views 107 Comments

The new system will give each address, including individual apartments in one building, their own unique code.

# post - Friday 21 June, 2013

Mail deliveries today to be impacted after suspect device found at An Post centre
# An Post
# An Post

Mail deliveries today to be impacted after suspect device found at An Post centre

Jun 21st 2013, 7:48 AM 4,628 Views 16 Comments

Disruption was caused by the evacuation of the Mails Centre and National Parcel Hub in Laois yesterday.

# post - Thursday 20 June, 2013

An Post to work through the night after suspicious device found
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

An Post to work through the night after suspicious device found

Jun 20th 2013, 9:15 PM 8,039 Views 13 Comments

A suspect package item was found in a package by Customs staff in An Post’s mails centre in Portlaoise.

# post - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Royal Mail kindly asks customer to stop with the pranks
# First Class
From The Daily Edge
# First Class

Royal Mail kindly asks customer to stop with the pranks

May 14th 2013, 8:53 AM 7,044 Views 3 Comments

All of which sound GAS by the way.

# post - Sunday 21 April, 2013

The most exciting things that happened to you as a kid
# Nostalgia
From The Daily Edge
# Nostalgia

The most exciting things that happened to you as a kid

Apr 21st 2013, 12:00 PM 22,327 Views 115 Comments

Anyone remember the Beat on the Street?

# post - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Deadly poison ricin sent in post to US Senator
# America
# America

Deadly poison ricin sent in post to US Senator

Apr 17th 2013, 11:02 AM 6,355 Views 19 Comments

The letter addressed to a Senator from Mississippi was intercepted before it could be delivered to him.

# post - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Bullet and sympathy card sent in post to SDLP member
# Threat
# Threat

Bullet and sympathy card sent in post to SDLP member

Mar 6th 2013, 11:06 PM 9,405 Views 24 Comments

The SDLP has condemned the death threat, with Conall McDevitt saying it will not prevent him from doing the job he has been elected to do.

# post - Saturday 2 March, 2013

# post - Friday 18 January, 2013

Viable device found in ‘suspicious package’ in postal sorting office
# Co Tyrone
# Co Tyrone

Viable device found in ‘suspicious package’ in postal sorting office

Jan 18th 2013, 2:36 PM 4,778 Views 19 Comments

The device was found earlier today and the PSNI closed off six surrounding roads during the security alert.

# post - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Here's how the commemorative stamp for Ireland's EU presidency looks
# EU2013
# EU2013

Here's how the commemorative stamp for Ireland's EU presidency looks

Jan 17th 2013, 7:06 PM 9,263 Views 31 Comments

Old school.

# post - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

An Post signals price increases, job losses
# Mail
# Mail

An Post signals price increases, job losses

Oct 31st 2012, 8:46 AM 6,584 Views 40 Comments

The group reiterated plans to reduce its workforce by 1,500 employees by 2016.

# post - Friday 12 October, 2012

Barnardos gets its own stamp on 50th anniversary
# Charity
# Charity

Barnardos gets its own stamp on 50th anniversary

Oct 12th 2012, 7:15 AM 2,023 Views 1 Comment

The launch of the 55c stamp took place at the GPO yesterday.

# post - Friday 31 August, 2012

Diplomatic mailbag discovered after four decades on ice
# Mailbag
# Mailbag

Diplomatic mailbag discovered after four decades on ice

Aug 31st 2012, 1:56 PM 8,036 Views 7 Comments

Undelivered post thought to have come from an Air India plane crash in 1966.

# post - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Man suspected of murder, dismemberment may have eaten parts of body
# Canada
# Canada

Man suspected of murder, dismemberment may have eaten parts of body

Jun 5th 2012, 7:05 PM 11,200 Views 35 Comments

Canadian authorities want to question Luka Rocco Magnotta, 29, about recent murder of Chinese student Jun Lin.

# post - Thursday 26 April, 2012

'Increased transparency and flexibility' needed by An Post
# An Post
# An Post

'Increased transparency and flexibility' needed by An Post

Apr 26th 2012, 10:21 AM 1,663 Views 13 Comments

The postal company has seen a 30 per cent fall in their core mail operations, its Chief Executive Officer told the Joint Committee on Communications, Natural Resources and Agriculture yesterday.

# post - Monday 5 December, 2011

Posting cards this Christmas? You might want to check these dates...
# Christmas Post
# Christmas Post

Posting cards this Christmas? You might want to check these dates...

Dec 5th 2011, 1:04 PM 3,522 Views 4 Comments

Tomorrow marks the first of An Post’s deadlines for posting items to overseas destinations before Christmas.

# post - Monday 21 November, 2011

An Post apologises for delivery gaffe
# An Post
# An Post

An Post apologises for delivery gaffe

Nov 21st 2011, 3:34 PM 20,521 Views 72 Comments

The company apologised after a video purporting to show an An Post staff member failing to deliver a package correctly appeared on the Boards.ie website.

# post - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Poll: How would you rate Mary McAleese's presidency?
# Aras11
# Aras11

Poll: How would you rate Mary McAleese's presidency?

Nov 10th 2011, 1:50 PM 3,960 Views 60 Comments

The current President of Ireland’s 14-year tenure is drawing to a close – how do you think she has managed the role over that time?

# post - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Postcodes could be on the way as postal reform bill clears Oireachtas
# Postcodes
# Postcodes

Postcodes could be on the way as postal reform bill clears Oireachtas

Jul 27th 2011, 4:16 PM 1,279 Views 33 Comments

The Communications Regulation (Postal Service) Bill was passed last night – clearing the way for a postcode system.

# post - Wednesday 22 December, 2010