Post Office is a government owned company which provides postal services across the UK and above that also provides various postage, financial and ID services. In the UK, The Post Office sells stamps, stationery and accepts letters whereas Royal Mail is responsible for delivering letters to customers.
With various partners (eg. WHSmith) Post Office operates the most extensive network of branches in the UK - more than 11,000 locations are available nationwide (approx. 300 of them managed directly by Post Office Ltd are known as "Crown Offices"). Whenever you are living in small village, town or large city, Post Office is always nearby to serve all your needs.
Usual opening times for Post Office branches are Monday to Friday 9:00 - 17:30, Saturday 9:00 - 12:30 and are closed on Sundays. In some areas hours of operation may differ so please use our branch locator above and check the opening times for your local post office before the visit.