Sub-Postmistress, Ford End (Award).

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office. – in the House of Commons on 20th June 1935.

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Photo of Mr William Thorne Mr William Thorne , West Ham Plaistow


asked the Postmaster-General whether he intends making any recognition to Mrs. Emily Coleman, sub-postmistress at Ford End post office, for her courageous conduct in successfully resisting and securing the arrest of a man who entered the post office and demanded money with menaces?

Photo of Mr Ernest Bennett Mr Ernest Bennett , Cardiff Central

An award of £7 has been made to Mrs. Coleman. An announcement to this effect appeared in the Post Office Circular of the 5th June.