The Scouts hand delivered 2,500 letters to high-risk under-65s in their half term holidays, earning their troop a handsome voluntary donation from the grateful doctors at Whitchurch Health Centre. GP Dr Martin Jones hit on the idea.
Practice manager Steve Davies said: ‘We didn't want to compete with Royal Mail. We knew we could trust the Scouts.'
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