QUEEN’S Guide to the Sands Cedric Robinson cut the ribbon to open the new Grange-over-Sands Post Office.

The office, on Main Street, is open from 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Saturday.

Postmaster William Hughes said: “I am very pleased to be officially launching it today for the community. I hope our customers like their new Post Office and I’d like to thank Cedric Robinson for taking time to come and visit us.

“I’d also like to thank the local community for their continued support and use of the branch.”

Richard Hall, Post Office Senior Stakeholder Manager, said: “We know how important Post Office services are to residents in this area of Grange.”