HC Deb 26 May 1909 vol 5 cc1363-4W

asked the Postmaster-General if he can give the names of the large ports at which there is day and night telegraphic communication throughout the year, and the hours of attendance at such ports?


The office at each of the under-mentioned ports is always open for telegraph business, either in consequence of the size and importance of the town or for special reasons:—

Aberdeen Dover
Belfast Dublin
Bristol Dundee
Cardiff Edinburgh
Cork *Falmouth
Devonport Glasgow

Holyhead N'we'stle-on-Tyne
Hull Penzance
Inverness Plymouth
Liverpool Portsmouth
London Queenstown
Londonderry Southampton
Manchester Swansea
* Closed for delivery from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.