Swiss Cottage Crown Post Office

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-02-26
Session date: 
February 26, 2014
Reference: 
2014/0983
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

The Post Office has just officially announced that Swiss Cottage Crown Post Office will be transferred to WH Smith on Thursday, 27th February; the Crown Office will close at the end of business on Wednesday, 26th February at 5.30 p.m. Do you feel this decision of the post office to close this important crown post office will adversely impact on postal services for Londoners?

Answer

Answer for Swiss Cottage Crown Post Office

Answer for Swiss Cottage Crown Post Office

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Please see my response to MQs 1495 and 2109/ 2013. I have corresponded with the Government on this issue and I will continue to monitor that the Post Office reforms are being developed in a way that preserves reasonable access to these services for Londoners.