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Postal Code

A series of letters and/or numbers identifying the area of a country to which to deliver mail. Most of the world's countries use postal codes of one kind or another because they enable more efficient sorting of mail. The first postal codes were introduced in the Soviet Union in 1932.
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The postcodes cover Morpeth, Ashington, Bedlington, Newbiggin and many small villages.
The Gwynedd postcodes LL53 Pwllheli/Abersoch (PS233,000) and LL52 Criccieth (PS244,000) also featured, as well as LL32 Conwy/ Conwy Valley (PS228,000).
The digital maps reveal Europes current administrative and postcode boundaries.
While in May two neighbours from Plane Street in Newsome jetted off on holiday after scooping PS25,000 each on the People's Postcode Lottery.
Your ticket is based on your postcode, so if your postcode is drawn, you win with each ticket you play with.
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Players of the People's Postcode Lottery register their postcode as their ticket and five winners from across Britain are drawn each day from Monday to Friday in the Daily Prize draw.
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If you are looking to downsize, use the postcode as a guide.
He added: "The invention of the postcode revolutionised the way post is sorted and delivered.
Royal Mail does not normally change postcodes unless there is a pressing operational reason to do so, though under the code of practice for postal addressing there is a process for customers to request a change.
A POSTCODE study has been used to spot characteristics such Northumberland's low crime rates and other local figures.