Jonathan Reynolds MP ‘cut the ribbon’ at an opening ceremony for the new and improved Carrbrook Post Office on Monday.
Work at the Carrbrook branch has been carried out as part of the Post Offices plans to modernise their network and extend opening hours for customers.
The new and improved Post Office will be open from 06:00-22:00 Monday to Saturday, and 08:00-22:00 on Sunday, and customers will be able to access a wide range of Post Office services, from Special Delivery’s to Tax Discs.
Commenting on the opening, Mr Reynolds said: "I welcomed the news that Carrbrook Post Office was to be modernised and am delighted to be here today to congratulate Peter and Sallyann on their hard work, and to formally open the new branch.
He added: "The Post Office is vital to the community around Carrbrook and I'm sure the new improved office, and the longer opening hours, will be warmly welcomed by all of my constituents."
Post Office owners, Peter and Sally Ann Swain, said: “We were delighted to have the opportunity to open the new branch and very pleased to be officially launching it today for the community. I hope our customers like their new Post Office and we’d like to thank Jonathan Reynolds for taking time from his busy schedule to come here today. We’d also like to thank the local community for their continued support and use of the branch.”