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Royal Mail is trialling bar codes on stamps (Steve Parsons/PA)

Royal Mail to trial bar code on stamps


Royal Mail is adding bar codes to millions of second class stamps as part of a trial it says is poised to pave the way for innovative customer services and benefits in the future.

Ben Gorton wears a new uniform in Skipton (Royal Mail/PA)

Postmen and women trial new uniforms


The Royal Mail is trialling a new uniform for its postmen and postwomen, saying it was designed to better reflect the modern delivery round.