Mayor Dave Hodgson gives our busy posties a pat on the back

Mayor Dave Hodgson met with Bedford's postmen and women.
Mayor Dave Hodgson met with Bedford's postmen and women.

Mayor of Bedford Borough Dave Hodgson has visited Royal Mail’s Bedford delivery office to pass on Christmas wishes and encouragement to postmen and women at their busiest time of year.

He was shown around the office by manager Darren Auty and was introduced to the postmen and women who are working hard sorting and delivering mail in the Bedford area.

Mr Hodgson said: “It was great to meet postmen and women and see first-hand just how much effort they put into delivering for people at this time of year. I would like to thank them for their efforts and wish them all the best over the busy festive period.”

The last Christmas posting dates are: second class - December 18, first class - December 20, special delivery - December 23.