Royal Mail suspend mail delivery due to uneven steps

The Royal Mail have suspended delivering mail to two roads in Stoke-on-Trent as they have deemed the pavements there too dangerous for their postmen to walk down.

Dangerous Pavements
Dangerous Pavements Credit: ITV Central
Pavements have holes
Pavements have holes Credit: ITV Central
Raised pavements
Raised pavements Credit: ITV Central
Uneven pavements
Uneven pavements Credit: ITV Central

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Postman Safety Risk

Residents in Stoke-on-Trent are being forced to travel three miles to collect their post because uneven slabs outside their homes are considered a safety risk.