Village Post Office and Shop ...

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Beckingham Village Shop and Post Office is situated on the village green at the junction of The Green and Bar Road North. The older part of the building is originally believed to be from 1835 and may have been two dwellings which can be seen from the two blocked up windows and doors. In 1889 it was used as a Reading Room and Library and is recorded in the Parish Terrier of 1913 as an Old Poor House. It has been run as a village shop for many years by several different people. The Post Office services were transferred there to the specially built annex, from elsewhere in the village in 1987.

Owned by the Parish Council and leased to the current tenants who took over from previous tennants Chris and Jim Armstrong in 2016. Services provided include, personal banking, payment of most utility bills, fresh sandwiches, dry cleaning, mobile top ups, greeting cards, newspapers and magazines, off license and Euros on demand and more. The telephone number is 848624. It provides a valuable service to the community and will always need the support and patronage of the Parish.

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