Apart from many members being out and about playing the part of festive postmen in the Wakefield club’s first Christmas card charity mailing project, there was plenty to do in the lead up to Christmas.

A team of club members collected, franked and delivered more than 1,500 cards mailed at 50 posting points in and around around Wakefield, Ossett and Horbury for half the cost of a normal second class stamp.

Neale Clark, who was in charge of the deliveries, said: