Overton residents bring birthday cheer as village postie turns 50

Villagers in Overton have been busy decorating their houses today to bring some birthday cheer to their postie.
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Postman Phil Turner turns 50 today, Wednesday, and will be greeted by houses wishing him a Happy Birthday as he makes his way around the village on his daily round.

Resident Rachel O'Neil said: "He always goes above and beyond for everyone here so we have done a collection and decorated houses for him as he’s working today.

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"He’s amazing, he knows everyone and always asks about us all and keeps up to date with people."

Another resident, Val Jones, posted on Facebook: "He was so humbled by all our kindness. He deserves it, he is such a lovely guy."