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The Privatisation of Royal Mail – Britain’s Iconic Postboxes could be threatened by sell-off

Britain’s iconic post boxes could be threatened after the Royal Mail is privatised, critics have warned. The postal giant, under state control, has largely maintained the number of boxes across the country at around 115,500. But opponents of the sell-off … Continue reading

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Letter Box appears in the middle of Thames

  The Bright Red Letter Box frontage appeared about a metre above water level on a parapet of the bridge, which crosses the river. Villagers of Sonning-on-Thames, including Uri Geller, have been left puzzled as to how people could post … Continue reading

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Letter Boxes – British Postal History

In Britain Letter Boxes have become an iconic symbol for the nation. Recognition for the British Letter Box is all over the world, in tourist brochures, postcards or greeting cards. Although what may shock a good many of you is … Continue reading

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The Oldest Letterbox in Odisha (India)?

          When was the last time you posted a letter or received one? Nowadays it’s all electronic and instant but one can’t forget the good old days when you would receive your mail in a letter … Continue reading

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