Jim Reeves, from the Communication Workers' Union, says the argument to close 70 Crown Post Offices is flawed because the business is profitable.
He spoke to ITV News Central outside the Kings Heath branch in Birmingham as staff went of strike this morning.
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Ambrose Parsons is said to have left the QE Hospital earlier today (Saturday 17 February) still wearing a green hospital gown.
Staying largely dry with clear spells, leading to frost for some.
There may be a few spots of rain during the evening, however it will be largely dry overnight with clear spells.