N.B. As of Monday 4 May 2020, the Loose Post Office is still awaiting a new system to be installed. No further news has as yet been received from the Post Office to update residents about the current situation. However, the council has been informed that the owner has been assured by central Post Office that they want to keep the Loose branch open.
The parish council office received the following information (https://www.postofficeviews.co.uk/national-consultation-team/loose-me15-0aa-184941/)
from central Post Office on 6 Feb 2020 regarding the temporary closure of Loose Post Office (shop itself still open, but on reduced hours from 7am-12.30pm).