Postmasters seek restoration of weekly SW payments

first_imgPostmasters are calling on the Department of Social Protection to bring all social welfare payments back to a weekly collection.The Irish Postmasters Union says the fortnightly distribution is causing confusion among customers, who are finding it hard to manage their finances over two weeks.It’s welcomed the fact some payments are being reintroduced on a weekly basis from August 17th, but says all payments should be restored weekly.IPU General Secretary, Ned O’Hara says the changes made to social welfare during the pandemic are having an impact…………..Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/06oharasocwel.wav00:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ Pinterest By News Highland – August 4, 2020 Google+ Twitter Postmasters seek restoration of weekly SW payments Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme WhatsApp Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR AudioHomepage BannerNewscenter_img Facebook WhatsApp Previous articlePub opening protocols may be geared towards rural communitiesNext articleASTI say teacher recruitment could be affected by pay inequality News Highland Community Enhancement Programme open for applications News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Pinterest Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Twitterlast_img read more