THE former stage winner may have ridden the race 17 times and an 18th appearance is in his plans for this year but when Stephen O’Sullivan was handed the title of Route Director for this year’s An Post Rás by his father-in-law, Dermot Dignam, avoided soft options and came up with one of the most difficult routes in the history of the event.
Tue, 08 Feb, 2011
THERE have been suggestions that the recession is over, but it is very hard to find anyone in business or on the street who believes this, other than those who ridiculed the suggestion that we were heading for a crash in the first place.
Mon, 19 Jul, 2010
AN Post is implementing a major multi-million euro change programme in the collection and deliveries areas of its operations, according to its chief executive, Donal Connell, who was speaking at a breakfast briefing to members of Cork Chamber of Commerce yesterday.
Fri, 14 Mar, 2008
THE European Court of Justice (ECJ) is to issue a ruling tomorrow week that could force An Post to relinquish its annual contract worth around €37 million to make social welfare payments on behalf of the Government.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2007
The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg), the National Regulatory Authority (NRA) for the postal industry in Ireland, today published the results of its quarterly independent eport on the Quality of Service performance of An Post.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2007
THE pre-Christmas excitement surrounding Kilkenny on one of the year’s busiest shopping days was shattered in cruel and brutal fashion with the killing of local postmaster Alan Cunniffe, a single man in his 30s, seconds after an armed robbery yesterday afternoon.
Sat, 09 Dec, 2006