The Post Office is located across the road from the Horse and Farrier Inn and is run by Sue Dunn. It is open 9am to 3pm on Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays. It provides a full postal service (except for issuing car tax) and also sells post cards, village books etc.
Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.00am-3.00pm
(except for Bank Holidays and occasionally other
holidays – look out for announcements)
Stamps, packets, parcels, recorded delivery, postal orders etc.
Cash withdrawals from accounts with several banks eg Barclays, Cooperative, TSB Paying bills via Alliance and Leicester Transcash Giro (some have a fee
to pay, Sue will advise if necessary).
Senior pensions, child benefits, other benefit payments – all of these payments can be arranged, see Sue to fix up details.
Cartons of milk
Birthday cards etc
Prescription collection service
Any prescription ordered from the Castlehead Medical Centre can be delivered to the Post Office for you to pick up. Just say this is what you want when you ask for the prescription. Prescriptions are delivered on a Monday afternoon to be picked up from the Tuesday. This is an important service for anyone not able to get into Keswick easily.
Batteries can be recycled using pre-prepared envelopes available form the Post Office.
The Post Office is more than just a Post Office