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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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24 The Royal Mail licences businesses to use the postcode database for a payment of PS4,000 per year.
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Laura Chow, head of charities at People's Postcode Lottery, said:"It's not just players who win with People's Postcode Lottery - over PS3m in grants will have a tremendous impact on the fantastic work that grass-roots groups are doing in communities across Britain.
People's Postcode Trust wants applications from projects aimed at the prevention of poverty; Postcode Community Trust supports initiatives working to improve the health and wellbeing of communities and Postcode Local Trust provides funding to groups that are dedicated to improving outdoor space, in addition to increasing access to it.
Laura Chow, head of charities at People's Postcode Lottery, said: "It's not just players who win with People's Postcode Lottery over PS3million in grants will have a tremendous impact on the fantastic work that grass-roots groups are doing in communities across Britain.
In 2018, People's Postcode Lottery supported more than 500 Shared Reading groups across the UK - including more than 100 groups in the Liverpool City Region - and impacted the lives of over 12,000.
A minimum of 32 per cent of ticket sales goes directly to charities - and players of People's Postcode Lottery have raised PS427 million to date for thousands of good causes in Great Britain and beyond.
The 8,000 houses on the site are all using the E20 postcode, while the stadium was assigned postcode E20 2ST.
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"A number of cities in the UK have been recoded due to either growth in the number of delivery points or changes in town planning; so it is not uncommon for the central postcode in a city or town centre to be a number other than one."
This shot up dramatically in 2018, with the average price paid for a property in this postcode standing at [pounds sterling]141,995 - based on 72 sales.
CF5 2GY refers to the final level of the postcode, the unit postcode , which pinpoints a group of houses or addresses.