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Customs Post (Northern Ireland)

Volume 886: debated on Monday 10 February 1975

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer why the customs post on the road from Keady to the Republic of Ireland was unmanned on Sunday afternoon 2nd February 1975.

The Customs post at Carnagh, near Keady, is manned from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Monday to Saturday, primarily to take account of and facilitate commercial traffic. A number of boundary posts are manned outside these hours where the type and incidence of the traffic justify it, but this is not the case at Carnagh.