Berwick Garden Centre to house post office

Post Office services have returned to East Ord in Berwick, Northumberland after an absence of 18 months thanks to a new facility at Berwick Garden Centre.

Local residents had been without Post Office facilities since the branch in East Ord Village Store closed in March 2009.

Garden centre MD Nick Crabbie said:

"I’m sure the restoration of Post Office facilities in East Ord will be welcomed by both people in the village and surrounding area.

"It seemed to be common sense to make use of the existing facilities within the garden centre to provide this service for the community. Easy access and free car parking will be an added attraction."

Polhill garden centre in Cambridge also has a post office.

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