Kilkenny County Council spent €120,000 on phone bills for 290 staff

Exclusive: Models used include a Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 and Samsung Galaxy A3

Darren Hassett

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Darren Hassett

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Kilkenny County Council spent €120,000 on phone  bills for 290 staff

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Kilkenny County Council spent over €120,000 on mobile phone bills for around 290 staff over the last two years with Samsung being the phone model of choice for the local authority.

The information was obtained in response to a Freedom of Information request by the Kilkenny People which sought the local authority’s spending on mobile phone bills for 2016 and to date this year.

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