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  • 30 January 2015

    Libraries at Risk Nationwide – IMPACT

    IMPACT trade union represents library staff nationwide and is concerned at proposals to amalgamate libraries in order to bring the number of library services in the country from 32 to 23. The counties involved in these proposals are Cavan/Monaghan, Laois/Offaly, Longford/Westmeath, Carlow/Kilkenny, Cork City/County, and Sligo/Leitrim/Roscommon. The amalgamation would mean that whilst money is provided […]

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  • 25 January 2015

    IMPACT raises concerns over IAG bid for Aer Lingus

    IMPACT trade union, which represents cabin crew, pilots and some ground staff at Aer Lingus, has written to the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe TD, outlining the union’s concerns about the consequences of a successful takeover of the airline by International Airlines Group (IAG). In a letter sent to the minister last […]

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  • 15 January 2015

    Pay recovery is vital if Government jobs target is to be achieved – IMPACT

    Pay recovery across all sectors of the Irish economy is vital if the Government is to achieve its target of full employment by 2018, according to Ireland’s largest public sector trade union, IMPACT. The union’s general secretary, Shay Cody, said that the Government’s objective to achieve full employment two years earlier than originally planned is […]

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