postage due

  sunnystaines 23:14 27 Sep 10

had a card to collect a letter from the postie depot with £1.19 to pay for non postage paid. what happens to them if you do not collect.

had one a few years ago and paid up only to find it was junkmail so this one can be left to rot.

  ella33 23:18 27 Sep 10

I think it is the postcard you pay the money for. It used to be £1. I take the card to our local co-op post office and pay them, then I can collect the offending parcel/letter. Don't think I would be at all happy if it was junk! A shame you can't have a preview!

  jakimo 23:32 27 Sep 10

The letter will be returned to sender after 2 weeks,if theres no return address,it will be classed as undeliverable and most likely destroyed

  Forum Editor 23:51 27 Sep 10

In the UK all undeliverable letters are sent to the National Return Letter Centre (NRLC). This is located in a warehouse on the quay side in Belfast.

Inside, several hundred workers process 60 million items of "undeliverable" mail a year either returning many of them to their original sender or forwarding them to the correct address.

  BT 09:01 28 Sep 10

As ella33 says you can't get to look at it before you decide whether to pay the charge.

  Bingalau 09:13 28 Sep 10

All the undeliverable postcards are sent to a bloke called "Brumas", I've no idea what he does with them.

  BT 12:39 28 Sep 10

Crikey. He.must have millions of 'em considering the age of the ones he show us.

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