Newtown post office reopens after subpostmaster suspended

A busy town centre post office was reopened today after bosses ordered its sudden closure.

A temporary subpostmaster has been put in at Newtown Post Office after the suspension of Kuljit Nijjer, who had run it for two years.

Post Office bosses said the branch had been closed on Monday, but was now open .

Customers said they were asked to leave on Monday morning and the branch was shut until yesterday while Post Office staff carried out an audit.

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