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6 months after the only shop in Brosna closed its doors; Fay’s shop in the village has reopened.

Closure of shop in rural Ireland, villages - Fays in Brosna, last shop in Brosna, closed March 2015. Photograph taken by Jerry O'Sullivan.

Local residents were devastated by the closure of Fay’s Shop in April, in a village which once had over a dozen shops and nine pubs.

Postmaster in Brosna Micheál Murphy has incorporated the post office into Murphys Foodstore and Post Office: