Post office closes for revamp

Post Office, Langley Mill.
Post Office, Langley Mill.

Langley Mill’s Post Office has closed its doors as it receives major refurbishment which will also see its opening hours extended.

The Station Road post office will open a newly 
modernised main branch in the town on Thursday, 
October 30, at 1pm.

The new services will 
include three new counter 
positions including one new open-plan style counter, one secure fortress and an 
open-plan combination till at the retail counter.

The Post Office 
service will be available from, 9am to 5.30pm Monday to 
Saturday as opposed to the former hours which saw the Post 
Office close at 12.30 in the 
afternoon on Saturdays.

Lesley Frankland, Area Manager said: “We know how important Post Office 
services are to 
all of the residents in Langley Mill and 
we are confident that this vibrant modern Post ~
Office at the heart of the community will be popular.

She added: “The 
modernisation is part of a major Government investment 
programme that is enabling us to continue investing in the Post Office network 
and to map out a bold growth 
strategy through to the end 
of the decade.”