Staff undertaking strike action have worked a combined 170 years at the shop. By Philip Pilkington.
After twelve weeks of strike action by its employees, Connollys Shoes in Dun Laoghaire has been forced to close resulting in the loss of six jobs. The strike was undertaken by the Connolly workers in response to what they describe as a breakdown of communication on behalf of management.
After a series of one day strikes last September management entered into negotiations with the workers.