PODCAST: Bord na Mona workers worried about retirement and pensions

The retirement age and pensions are one of the main issues facing Bord na Mona workers as the election canvass continues in the Shannonside region.

Fianna Fail party leader Michael Martin visited Longford and Lanesboro today as hundreds of jobs are being lost in peat production at Bord na Mona and the ESB.

The group of unions say that dicussions with the company are ongoing, but management is not engaging positively on a number of issues.

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Spokesperson Willie Noone told Mary Claire Grealy on the Let’s Talk show about what is happening as regards Bord na Mona’s engagement with workers on their concerns about retirement and pensions