Llangadfan will have a daily post office service thanks to the local village shop.

The branch at Cwpan Pinc will replace Foel Post Office which is temporarily closed.

Llangadfan Post Office is due to open at 8.30am on Friday, January 22.

Carol Williams, Post Office Network Provision Lead, said: “We are delighted to be restoring Post Office services to this area as we know how important these services are to a community."

Services such as paying bills, cash withdrawals and foreign currency, postage, home shopping collections and returns will be provided from a counter alongside the retail till at the village shop store.

Llangadfan Post Office will be open seven days a week. The opening hours will be Monday to Friday: 8.30am – 5pm; Saturday: 8.30am – 4pm; Sunday: 8.30am – 2pm.

This is more than 55 hours of Post Office service a week for the convenience of customers.

A Post Office spokesperson said: "We are keen to restore services to this community as soon as possible, so we have decided to go ahead with our plans. However, we are looking for feedback on the plan."

Customers have until Februay 5 to share their views during the consultation online at postofficeviews.co.uk with the branch code 505641.

Submissions can also be made via email to comments@postoffice.co.uk, by post to Freepost YOUR COMMENTS, or by telephone 03452 66 01 15 or Textphone 03457 22 33 55.