The End of Week Two

 

 

 

 

 

We’ve made it… I have been tardy at updating the site this week, mainly because I haven’t left the shop until 10pm most nights.  So a quick recap…

Monday – The new Post Office Counter was delivered.  Now I know many of you don’t recognise it as a Post Office Counter and think I should still be caged but I promise you it is actually much more secure and the glass partitions of the old counter were there purely to protect the customers from grumpy subpostmistresses.
Tuesday – A day of almost closure, for the Post Office to move their equipment!  And the old fortress is taken down!
Wednesday – A (nearly) normal day when yours truely wrestles to get to grips with the new layout behind the counter and series of safes, alarms, timers and keys… I told you it was more secure.
Thursday – Final shopfitter’s visit!  There is light at the end of the tunnel!  Everything starts to take shape.  David returns from the city to a completely different shop, spurred on by the changes he insists on moving stock around until late, late, late.  What an exciting life we do lead.

Friday – We’re almost there, most people can see how it will look eventually.  Just the floor to go down, a bit more tidying and organising and moving things about and we’re there.

Roll on the 3rd and final week!

 

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