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AIB branch closures: shift to online amid pandemic means no way back for high street branches  

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AIB had 30 branches in the region a decade ago

AIB had 30 branches in the region a decade ago

AIB had 30 branches in the region a decade ago

The disappearance of banks from our high streets is becoming a growing trend - but experts say closures are inevitable as more customers switch to online, a trend accelerated by the pandemic.

AIB is closing eight of its branches, an announcement that followed Danske Bank's decision to shut four more, while Bank of Ireland is in the process of shutting down 15.


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