Definition of post town in English:

post town


  • A town having a main branch of the Post Office or its own postcode.

    • ‘A Royal Mail spokesman said: ‘The importance of a post town, in this case Redhill, is because that is where deliveries will come from.’’
    • ‘You do not need to include a County name provided the Post Townand Postcode are used.’
    • ‘This is a list of post towns in the United Kingdom, sorted by the postcode area (the first part of the outward code of a postcode).’