Closure date for Longfield Royal Mail delivery office announced

PUBLISHED: 13:33 19 July 2013 | UPDATED: 13:33 19 July 2013

The Royal Mail delivery office in Longfield will close next month

The Royal Mail delivery office in Longfield will close next month

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The Royal Mail delivery office in Hartley Road, Longfield will close on August 5, it has been announced.

Undelivered post for the Longfield area will now be returned to Hartley’s post office, in Ash Road, where customers can collect it from if they are out when it is delivered.

The closure has been planned for years but a date was announced this week.

A Royal Mail spokesman said: “There will not be any compulsory redundancies as a result of this relocation.

“We will reimburse our staff for any extra mileage incurred by a change to their place of work.”

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