Credit-unionThe newly merged Milltown and Rathmore Credit Union is due to open on the 22nd of April.

The Central Bank is expected to sign off on the merger, creating a financial institution with almost 10,000 members.

The offices in Rathmore, Ballydesmond, and Milltown will all remain open.

Chair of Rathmore Credit Union Paul Darmody says nothing will change for members, but more services will be available.