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GPO To Relocate Letter Floor Retail Services

GPO To Relocate Letter Floor Retail Services

The Bermuda Post Office has advised that the General Post Office in Hamilton will relocate its letter floor retail services to the lower level of the GPO building. A spokesperson said, “The public is advised that effective April 3, 2017, the General Post Office [GPO] in Hamilton will relocate its letter floor retail services to the lower level of... Read more of this article

Sub Post Offices To Close 8am-10am Tomorrow

Sub Post Offices To Close 8am-10am Tomorrow

All sub post offices on the island will close tomorrow [Jan 24] from 8.00am to 10.00am due to a staff meeting, with the General Post Office to continue operating as usual. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] wishes to advise the public that all sub post offices will be closed between 8am and 10am on Tuesday morning [January 24,... Read more of this article

General Post Office Closed For Rest Of Day

General Post Office Closed For Rest Of Day

The Bermuda Post Office has advised that the General Post Office in Hamilton will be closed for the remainder of the day “due to strong fumes emanating from work being carried out on the premises. “The General Post Office will re-open for business Tuesday, December 5, 2016 for business as usual. It is anticipated that today’s closure... Read more of this article

Major Smith Elected By Caribbean Postal Union

Major Smith Elected By Caribbean Postal Union

Bermuda’s Postmaster General, Major [Ret’d] Allan Wayne Brunell Smith, was elected as Secretary General of the Caribbean Postal Union at its Annual Conference on June 28th. A spokesperson said, “The Caribbean Postal Union [CPU]  was established to provide technical support to its members to assist them with becoming more efficient, effective,... Read more of this article

BPO: “Temporary Solution For Mail Delivery”

BPO: “Temporary Solution For Mail Delivery”

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising residents of Harrington Sound and Southampton that it has “implemented a temporary solution for mail delivery as it awaits the resolution of an ongoing labour dispute with the Bermuda Industrial Union.” “Residents in both postal districts should now be receiving mail on a regular basis and... Read more of this article

Post Office Addressing Backlog Of Mail In Flatts

Post Office Addressing Backlog Of Mail In Flatts

In providing an update regarding the Flatt’s post office, a Ministry of National Security spokesperson said, ‎”The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is pleased to report that we are addressing the previous backlog of mail on post codes FL01 and FL02 and residents in those areas can now collect their mail from the Flatts Post Office. “The... Read more of this article

Perot Post Office Closed For Rest of Day

Perot Post Office Closed For Rest of Day

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] advised the public that the Perot Post Office will be closed for the remainder of the day. “The BPO regrets this inconvenience but thanks the public for its patience and understanding,” a spokesperson said. Related StoriesMangrove Bay Post Office Closed For Repairs Post Offices To Be Closed On... Read more of this article

Premier & BPO On Passing Of Sydney Corbett

Premier & BPO On Passing Of Sydney Corbett

The Premier and Minister of National Security, Michael Dunkley, and the Bermuda Post Office [BPO] have acknowledged the passing of former Postmaster General Sydney Corbett, who was appointed Postmaster General in 1969 and served in that role until his retirement in 1981. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Corbett joined the BPO in 1940 as a clerk and saw... Read more of this article

Tuesday: Post Box Payment Deadline Extended

Tuesday: Post Box Payment Deadline Extended

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] said they “would like to advise the public that due to problems with the BPO Post Box Online Payment System, the deadline for post office box payments has been extended to tomorrow, Tuesday, February 2, 2016.” “The BPO apologizes to its customers for any inconvenience as a result of any problems encountered... Read more of this article

Reports: Google’s “666″ Bermuda Post Box

Reports: Google’s “666″ Bermuda Post Box

Bermuda is being spotlighted in the UK media again today [Jan 31], with the Daily Mail and Sun both running stories about Google’s connection with Bermuda, with the Sun saying “its only presence is the tiny metal box bearing the number of the beast 666.” The Daily Mail article says, “Google has no office, no staff and little... Read more of this article

Post Box Payments Due By January 31st

Post Box Payments Due By January 31st

The Bermuda Post Office said they “would like to remind the public that Post Box rental fee payments are due by January 31st, 2016.” “Payments made from February 1st, 2016 are subject to a late fee of $25 in addition to the post box rental fee. Payments can be made in cash or by debit/credit card at any post office around the Island,... Read more of this article

Video: BIU Statement On Post Office Matters

Video: BIU Statement On Post Office Matters

[Updated] Bermuda Industrial Union President Chris Furbert is holding a press conference today [Jan 14] where he is expected to address the post office matter, and you can tune in live below. Yesterday, the Government said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] wishes to advise residents of HS01 and HS02 that there will be no mail delivery whilst we... Read more of this article

BPO: Mail Delivery Affected By “Labour Dispute”

BPO: Mail Delivery Affected By “Labour Dispute”

The Bermuda Post Office advised residents of HS01 and HS02 that there will be no mail delivery while they “await the resolution of an ongoing labour dispute” with the BIU, and asked residents to collect their mail from the Crawl Post Office. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] wishes to advise residents of HS01 and... Read more of this article