Retford Area Scout Christmas Post stamps will go on sale on Saturday 24th November and the final collections will be on Sunday 16th December. Each stamp will cost you 35p each, irrelevant to the size of your card.
The shops and businesses that will be selling stamps and having a post box will be:
- Barry Smiths and Son Garage, Woodbeck
- Boons Hair, Exchange Street
- Branching Out, Cannon Square
- Bridgegate Cycles, Bridgegate
- Coop/Petrol Station, North Road
- Impulse Hair, Hallcroft Road
- Kev’s Carpet, Spar Lane
- More than Flowers, Coronation Street
- Retford Leisure Centre, Old Hall Drive
- Rymans, Carolgate
- Spar/Kings Stores, Main Street, Clarborough
- Spar/Kings Stores, Wesley Road
- The Hair Lounge, Albert Road
- The Hub, Cannon Square
- Trudy’s Kitchen, West Carr Road
- Whitehouses Service Station, London Road
Still to be confirmed:
- Bradlands Pet Supplies, Thrumpton, Retford
- Cobbs Country Store, Darlton
- R&R Motors / Rampton Village Stores, Rampton
As long as your card is correctly addressed, within the advertised area and that those delivering can access the property’s letter box, your card will be delivered by Christmas Eve at the latest. All deliveries are undertaken by volunteers and all profits are returned to the Scout groups that are involved in the scheme.
The delivery area is:
All areas of Retford, Askham, Babworth, Barnby Moor, Beckingham, Bevercotes, Blyth, Bole, Bothamsall, Church Laneham, Clarborough, Clayworth, Coates, Cottam, Darlton, Drakeholes, Dunham-on-Trent, East Drayton, East Markham, Eaton, Elkesley, Everton, Fenton, Fledborough, Gamston, Gringley on the Hill, Grove, Habblesthorpe, Hayton, Headon, Laneham, Little Gringley, Littleborough, Lound, Markham Moor, Mattersey. Mattersey Thorpe, Milton, Misterton, Morton, North Leverton, North Wheatley, Ragnall, Rampton, Ranby, Ranskill, Rockley, Saundby, Scrooby, South Leverton, South Wheatley, Stokeham, Sturton-le-Steeple, Sutton-cum-Lound, Torworth, Treswell, Tuxford, Upton, Walkringham, Welham, West Drayton, West Markham, West Stockwith, Wiseton and Woodbeck.
For more information, please contact Kenny and Hazel on 01777 704835.