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Wednesday 20 March 2019

Sligo rail station is voted the best in Connacht

Sligo station staff Peter Dolan, Mary Connolly Station Manager, Jim Meade Chief Executive and Shane Gilmartin, Sligo station staff
Sligo station staff Peter Dolan, Mary Connolly Station Manager, Jim Meade Chief Executive and Shane Gilmartin, Sligo station staff

Sligo has won the Best Station in Connacht category at this year's Iarnród Éireann Best Station Awards.

Speaking at the awards, Station Manager Mary Connolly said: "We are delighted to win Best Station in Connacht Award. Sligo is a busy hub station and a lot of work goes into maintaining it. I want to thank all the staff who keep the station in such good order."

Voting was conducted through an online poll and at stations.

Passengers were asked to rate their station under customer information, station appearance and staff helpfulness with Sligo scoring highly in all categories. Jim Meade, Chief Executive of Iarnród Éireann said: "The Best Station Awards reward excellence in customer service at our railway stations. What is so special about these awards is that customers decide and clearly they thought that Sligo was one of the best stations on the network."

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