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Bermuda Post Office Celebrates World Post Day

Bermuda Post Office Celebrates World Post Day

Today [Occt 9] is World Post Day and the Bermuda Post Office [BPO] will join other global postal organisations in observing the ocassion. World Post Day is celebrated annually on October 9, and is in keeping with the anniversary of the establishment of the Universal Postal Union [UPU] in 1874 in Bern, Switzerland. The observance encourages UPU member... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Best Result From This Sorry Situation’

Minister: ‘Best Result From This Sorry Situation’

Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch provided a lengthy statement in the House of Assembly today [Oct 6] on the relocation of the mail facility from the airport, saying he thinks it is important to provide all the “details and time lines concerning how a Government Department housed in a Government building could be charged rent [and possibly... Read more of this article

Minister Clarifies Airport/Mail Centre Relocation

Minister Clarifies Airport/Mail Centre Relocation

Minister Lovitta Foggo addressed questions raised related to the Bermuda Post Office Mail Processing Centre vacating its publically owned premises at the airport to relocate to a privately owned facility at Mills Creek. Minister Foggo said: “As I stated in Parliament on Friday, September 22, the move is required as a result of an Agreement entered... Read more of this article

Post Office Mail Processing Centre Relocation

Post Office Mail Processing Centre Relocation

[Updated with video] In the House of Assembly today [Sept 22], Minister of Government Reform Lovitta Foggo provided an overview of the relocation of the Post Office Mail Processing Centre from the airport to Mills Creek Minister Foggo said the Bermuda Post Office Mail Processing Centre [BMPC] is in the process of vacating its publically owned premises... Read more of this article

Overseas Mail Delays Due To Hurricane Irma

Overseas Mail Delays Due To Hurricane Irma

There will be mail delays with incoming and outgoing international mail as a result of Hurricane Irma, the Bermuda Post Office has advised. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising the public that there will be mail delays with incoming and outgoing international mail as a result of Hurricane Irma. “The BPO notes that... Read more of this article

Post Office Advisory: Notice To Crawl Residents

Post Office Advisory: Notice To Crawl Residents

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] said they wish to advise residents of CR02 and CR03 that there will be “no mail delivery owing to staff vacancies.” “The BPO apologizes for this inconvenience. Residents may collect their mail from the Crawl Post Office from Wednesday July 19, whilst we complete the hiring process, which we hope to be... Read more of this article

Post Office Advises Of Office Hour Changes

Post Office Advises Of Office Hour Changes

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising the public that effective tomorrow [July 4], all sub offices with the exception of the Perot Post Office and the General Post Office [GPO] in Hamilton will open from 8.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Friday until further notice. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office is advising the public that effective... Read more of this article

BPSU: Motion Against Post Master General

BPSU: Motion Against Post Master General

Members of the Bermuda Public Services Union [BPSU] Postal Division have “voted overwhelmingly to support a motion of No Confidence in the leadership of the Post Master General”. Citing staffing issues, information technology and equipment malfunctions, and building conditions/health and safety concerns, the BPSU said “On behalf of... Read more of this article

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