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Post Office Closures

Part of Opposition Day — [7th Allotted Day] – in the House of Commons at 1:37 pm on 19th March 2008.

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Photo of Michael Clapham Michael Clapham Labour, Barnsley West and Penistone 1:37 pm, 19th March 2008

I will read out the recommendation in the report. It says quite clearly:

"We do not think it is satisfactory simply to accept that the network may continue to shrink in an unplanned way between now and 2011; Post Office Ltd should be obliged to use its best endeavours to keep the network at a minimum of 11,500 fixed outlets."

That is the report.

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