Post Office set to open new facility in Berwick
A new Post Office branch is due to open in Berwick next month.
It is opening at Premier Stores on North Road on March 23.
Angela Bettison, Post Office network operations manager, said: “The service will be one of its local-style branches with a low-screened, open-plan Post Office service point carefully integrated into the retail counter.
“Customers will be able to carry out a wide range of Post Office transactions alongside retail purchases.”
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The new service will offer long opening hours, with the Post Office opening hours in line with the retail business from Monday to Sunday, from 5.30am to 9pm.
Coun Catherine Seymour, member for Berwick North on Northumberland County Council, said: “The Post Office, in ensuring they are meeting customer needs, are planning to open a new one in Berwick North soon. I am pleased to hear this welcome news for our residents as this is much needed for the town.”