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The news that MBNA is looking to dispense with its credit card call centre in Carrick-on-Shannon leaves workers facing an uncertain future

20th August, 2011

Carrick on Shannon in Co Leitrim promotes itself as the ‘‘cruising capital’’ of the River Shannon and a lively destination for visitors.

Last week, however, the media received a lukewarm welcome when they descended, following the news that up to 750 jobs in the small town are under threat at the MBNA credit card call centre, owned by Bank of America.

Last Tuesday, the parent company announced it wanted to dispense with...

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