Insch Post Office on the move

POST Office Ltd has announced that the Insch Post Office service is relocating to Costcutters Convenience Store, 1 High Street, Insch, a distance of 120 yards from the current location, following a public consultation.

This follows the move of the current Costcutter Convenience Store to this new location.

The current branch closed on Tuesday (July 31) and Post Office Ltd say that the new branch will open today,Thursday, August 2.

Post Office spokesperson, David Duff said: “We are confident that moving Insch Post Office to Costcutters Convenience Store is the best way to both meet the needs of our customers and also ensure the longer term viability of Post Office services in the area.”

He added: “The move will also enable us to offer longer opening times as the service will be open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5.30pm and on Saturday from 9am to 12.30pm.

“I would like to reassure our customers that the new Post Office will be carefully integrated into the store, ensuring there is enough space to access our services.”

Customers will be able to access the same range of services as previously including banking services or Post Office card account with the addition of On Line Lottery facilities and an ATM.