Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Worth the Stamp; Your Say

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Worth the Stamp; Your Say

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RE 'A Dying Art' (2.5.12), I'd just like to put many people like Mrs McDonald straight on a couple of facts.

I am the manager of a Post Office and would like to state that the Post Office and Royal Mail are separate businesses.

The Royal Mail is the mail service provider, responsible for the postmen and the mail and the rise of postage, not the Post Office and its staff and we are fed up of abuse, rudeness and blame.

Our postage rates have been the cheapest in the world for a long time and the most reliable.

They are only bringing prices up to the same rates as the rest of the world.

I cannot understand anyone thinking that fuel, foot-power, wheel power, train power and plane power to get your letter, or card to the other side of the world in five days for pounds 1.90 to bring joy to a friend or relative is not an absolute bargain. …

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