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IS “BEGGING” BAN NEEDED AT MONAGHAN POST OFFICE?

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18 Apr 2013 Comments Off on IS “BEGGING” BAN NEEDED AT MONAGHAN POST OFFICE?

How and by what means an effective ban on what was described as “begging” in the vicinity of the Post Office in Mill Street was the subject of some discussion at Monday night’s meeting of Monaghan Town Council. Members again cited instances of people collecting pensions at the Post Office being subjected to pressure by charitable collectors in the area, and the view was expressed that some form of restriction should be imposed on the activities of those who come to Monaghan from outside the area to raise money ...