Born Na Mona Reverse Decision To Lay Off 70 Staff In The Midlands

Written 1 week ago by Newsroom


Bord na Móna has reversed its decision to lay off 70 permanent staff in the midlands, according to Siptu.

Yesterday, the company said it was letting go 78 seasonal employees at Mount Dillon.

A further 70 permanent employees were to be put on temporary unpaid lay-off from next Thursday.

It’s after the ESB temporarily shut a power plant at nearby Lanesboro, Co Longford, because of environmental concerns.

But after a meeting with Bord na Móna meeting today, Siptu’s Willie Noone says there’s good news for the permanent staff: