Knock to rural life blood

Hart, Simon
October 2006
Farmers Weekly;10/27/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 17, p35
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the decision of the British government not to renew the Post Office Account Card (POCA). It mentions that losing POCA would result to further reduction in the number of people going to post offices to collect their benefits and pensions and deprivation of social interaction in rural areas.


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