Brent Knoll’s Post Office counter closed down on Friday (September 27th) due to the resignation of the Postmaster.

While the counter at the village stores in Brent Street, Brent Knoll shut down, the village stores itself remains open.

A Post Office spokesperson confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com: “The Postmaster for Brent Knoll Post Office has resigned and the branch will be temporarily closed  from Friday 27 September at 1pm.”

“We apologise for any inconvenience that the temporary closure may cause.”

“We understand how important a Post Office is to a community and we would like to reassure customers that we are working hard to restore a Post Office in that area as soon as possible.”

“The vacancy is advertised on our website www.runapostoffice.co.uk. Any retailer interested in incorporating a Post Office in their premises should email ND.enquiries@postoffice.co.ukor 0333 345 5560, then select option 2.”

“In the meantime alternative Post Office branches include Berrow and Rooksbridge.”