129 people are to lose their jobs in the midlands, following announcements today by Banagher Concrete, An Post and Morrison Utility Services.
Fifty jobs are going at Banagher Concrete, the largest employer in south and west County Offaly
A further sixty jobs are being lost at the An Post mail distribution centre in Portlaoise, following the loss of a distribution contract.
And also in Portlaoise, 16 jobs are being lost at telecommunications provider Morrison Utility Services, following the loss of a contract with Eircom.
COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? email@example.com