Looming closure of mail delivery office

A postman makes his delivery.
A postman makes his delivery.
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THE Royal Mail’s delivery office will be closed in Berkhamsted later this summer.

That’s because a massive new post sorting office is being built in Maxted Road, Hemel Hempstead, to centralise large operations in Watford, Stevenage and Hemel Hempstead.

After the change was first announced company bosses told the Gazette that its Berkhamsted branch will still be available for customers to collect parcels.

But eight months later this looks uncertain.

Read the full story in this week’s Gazette, on sale now.