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Postmen frightened of pensioners ‘aggressive’ raspberries

by | 3rd, July 2013

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IN the age of the internet, the Royal Mail seem like a delightfully antiquated company, who must only deliver spam leaflets and postcards from elderly relatives these days.

However, they might be losing the oldsters now after one old coot got refused by the post office for his “aggressive” raspberry bush.

Mike Stevens, 67 years old, was visited by a Royal Mail boss who told him that his plant was a health hazard to postal staff and that, he would need trim his seven foot bush as the “fierce growth could injure someone.

It used to be dogs that terrorised posties, but now, it seems to be plants. They’ve

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