‘Save our parcels service’

A postman makes his delivery.
A postman makes his delivery.

HOUSEHOLDERS spoke at a meeting on Monday of their ‘dismay’ after hearing that they may no longer be able to collect parcels without a lengthy journey.

At the moment, packages that cannot be delivered to people’s homes can be collected from a venue in Berkhamsted High Street.

But after the centralisation of the Royal Mail’s sorting offices at a massive venue in Maxted Road, Hemel Hempstead, bosses say the service may close – ending easy local collection.

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