13 August 2018 / 11:00 - 15:00
The Discovery Room, First Floor, The Postal Museum

Times: 11.00-11.30 and 14.30-15.00
Drop-in, tickets not required

Find out more about the infamous attack on a Travelling Post Office in August 1963. There will be the chance to see a display of original material and depending on numbers there will also be the chance to see where our archive is stored. With Senior Archivist Gavin McGuffie.

A newspaper front page with the headline: Train gang alert in South America, from the Evening Standard newspaper in 1965.

Headline from the Evening Standard, 5 March 1965. (POST 120/14)


The Discovery Room is open all year round to visitors who wish to find out more about the history of the postal service and study original archive material.