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Tories accuse ministers of failing the Post Office network

Uncertainty about the future of post offices is a cause of great concern for elderly and vulnerable people. Last year four million people signed a petition calling on the government to save post offices; despite this Alistair Darling announced that a further 2,500 would be closed over the next two years. In addition to more… Read more »

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Watchdog says plans will preserve postal services

The closure of a post office is never good news as it adversely affects the customers that use that particular office. Closures have an impact on the local economy and inconvenience those, for example, who work from home, are elderly people or do not have access to convenient transport. Once closed, post offices rarely reopen… Read more »