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post town

n
(Human Geography) a town having a main Post Office branch
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The figures were obtained from the DVLA and represent the Coventry postal town area, or all those who have 'Coventry' in their address.
The villages of Llanddwyn, Llangynog, Hirnant, Penybontfawr, Llanrhaeadr YM (home of one of the 7 wonders of Wales) and Llangedwyn are all in a predominantly Welsh speaking area of Powys but all have SY10 postcodes, and are given the postal town of Oswestry which is of course, in Shropshire, England.
Currently the lists include a person's: name, house name or number, street name, postal town, postal code, local authority county, geographical county, and historic county.
Some websites won't accept Wrexham as the postal town then Wrexham again as the county.
Executive member for community services Coun Peter Hillman said: "We met with Royal Mail back in 1997 to discuss this and they said they would look at classing them as Northumberland as long as the public used the postal town and postcode.
The surname and postal town of the winners of the Christmas Millionaire Maker Lucky Dip tickets may be obtained by sending a SAE to the Marketing Department, Scottish Daily Record and Sunday Mail Ltd, One Central Quay, Glasgow, G3 8 DA.
The surname and postal town of the winners of the 100 free Lotto Lucky Dip entries may be obtained by sending a SAE to Marketing Department, Scottish Daily Record and Sunday Mail Ltd, One Central Quay, Glasgow.
And just to further confuse - our postal town is listed as Middlesbrough.
However, for post to arrive at the correct address it doesn't need a county, only a postal town and post code are necessary.
The surname and postal town of the winners may be obtained by sending a SAE to Daily Record Marketing Department, One Central Quay, Glasgow, G3 8DA
The building society claims a typical first-time buyer is now unable to purchase the average house in 96% - or 466 out of 483 - of all postal towns in Britain.
But Perth was the only Scottish city to make it into the Lottery's top 10 luckiest postal towns, according to data on the number of prize-winning entries per adult player.