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Post Office reopens in village near Bicester, Oxfordshire


Sep 27, 2022

A village Post Office has reopened in a newly-built shop, bringing full-time permanent Post Office services back to the area.

Marsh Gibbon Post Office reopened yesterday in the new premises in Berry Close, which incorporate the Post Office and a village shop.

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The village, near Bicester, lost its previous branch, located inside The Plough Inn, when the postmaster resigned in June 2021.

While the new premises were built, a temporary service operated from St Mary's Church, Station Road.

Anthony Bayley, Post Office Network Provision Lead said: “We are delighted to soon be restoring a permanent Post Office to this area as we know how important a Post Office is to a community. The opening hours will make it convenient for customers to visit.”

The opening hours of Marsh Gibbon Post Office are: Monday – Saturday: 7am – 6pm and Sunday: 7am – 12 noon.

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This story was written by Sophie Perry. She joined the team in 2021 as a digital reporter.

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