Mark Hunter MP delivers Christmas encouragement to Royal Mail posties at Cheadle and Bramhall Delivery Offices

December 14, 2012 4:40 PM

Royal Mail ChristmasToday (14th December 2012) Cheadle MP Mark Hunter visited Royal Mail's Cheadle and Bramhall delivery offices to pass on his best Christmas wishes and encouragement to the postmen and women at their busiest time of year, and to donate a bottle of House of Commons whisky to each delivery office to be raffled off to staff.

Mr Hunterwas shown round the offices by the local managers and was introduced to all the postmen and women who are working hard doing their bit to sort and deliver all the cards and parcels in the Cheadle area in the run-up to Christmas.

Mr Huntersaid: "It was great to meet the hard-working Royal Mail postmen and women at the delivery offices and to see at first hand just how much effort they put into delivering for people at this time of year.

"Postmen and women do such an important job at this time of year. I like to thank them for their efforts and wish them all the best over the busy festive period."

Caren Ripley, Royal Mail Delivery Office Manager at Cheadlesaid: "Christmas is the busiest time of year for Royal Mail. Our people really do pull out all the stops throughout the year to ensure mail is delivered quickly, but even more so over the busy festive period. We are grateful that Mark HunterMP came along to sees the hard work that goes on behind the scenes."

Caren added: "Our people do a fantastic job at this time of year to ensure that friends and families stay in touch through their Christmas greetings and gifts. And as usual, we'd like to remind our customers to post early so that friends and family have longer to enjoy their Christmas greetings!"

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