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Post Boxes stolen for scrap metal

Five Royal Mail Postboxes have been stolen from towns and villages in Staffordshire by suspected scrap metal thieves. The cast-iron boxes on posts were taken over the past two weeks, according to Staffordshire Police. PC Hayley Eaton said: “They’re being … Continue reading

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100 Year Old Mailbox Removed from Town

A nearly 100-year-old mailbox was removed from the sidewalk in front of the Yankee Pedlar Inn, upsetting the inn’s owner, who says it’s unclear who the box actually belongs to. The blue and red, pedestal mailbox that stood in front … Continue reading

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A Great Purple Post Box for Liverpool

At800 has come to Liverpool with a Giant Purple Postbox. The purpose is to launch the UK’s first postbox for Tweeting. At800, the organisation responsible for ensuring viewers can still watch Freeview when new mobile signals go live, is launching … Continue reading

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Post Box attracts swarm of Bees

        The sight of a large swarm of bees gathered on a pillar box in Swansea was enough to put anyone off from sending a letter. Pictures have emerged of the bees covering the top of the … Continue reading

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Do the Mo Box

The glorious gold of Mo Farah’s Post Box has returned, looking more glistening than ever after a fresh lick of paint. The Post Box in Broad Street, Teddington, was painted after Farah sealed his place in athletics history and won … Continue reading

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Suffragette Post Box Bomb Attack Ceremony

A FORGOTTEN Newport heroine has been commemorated nearly a century after she attempted to blow up a Post Box during her lifelong campaign for women’s political and employment rights. Newport politicians gathered at a Post Box on Risca Road that … Continue reading

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Heaton Residents find their Post Box painted white

        Residents have seen Red over a Historic Victorian Postbox that has been painted white by a mystery person. The ‘hole in the wall’ postbox, which is part of a house on Highgate in Heaton, Bradford, at … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Bolts Metal Plates over Post Box

Royal Mail sealed off a postbox with metal plates after one of its workers was given a parking ticket while collecting post.             The postal service said it has decided to bolt metal plates over … Continue reading

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Elmtree Post Box Stolen from Brighton

A Postbox placed by an historic tree at the centre of a campaign to save it from the chop, has been stolen. Letters and postcards written to The Elm Tree, Vernon Terrace, Brighton, have been delivered by postmen to the … Continue reading

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Cambridge Post Shop Trials New Technology

Cambridge Post Shop mail officer Maureen Clifft scans a barcode on a Post Box in the PO Box notification trial.           Every PO Box holder at Cambridge Post Shop has mail. But now, as part of … Continue reading

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