Douglas Carswell visited Clacton-on-Sea Delivery Office to thank staff for their hard work over the Christmas period.
Introduced by Delivery Office Manager Scott McInnes, Douglas met local postmen and women, and thanked them personally for making sure Clacton residents receive their Christmas cards and presents.
Mr. Carswell said: “We owe a special debt of gratitude to the Royal Mail at Christmas. Thank you for all the hard work you do, especially at this time of year. I wish local postmen, and everyone in Clacton, a very merry Christmas.”