The Post Office at Combe Hay was run by Mrs Elsie Hillier from 1937 until she retired as Britain's oldest Sub-Postmistress in 1983 at the age of 102, sadly she past away  in 1986 age 105.

Mrs Hillier in 1970 when she re-opened only four weeks after she was scalded with a pot of tea.

My Daughters Nicky and Helen give a home made card to Mrs Hillier for the TV Camera

Nicky Farr now 27 delivers Mrs Hillier's birthday present

Mrs Hillier Receives her BEM from Sir John Wills The Lord Lieutenant of Avon in 1982

Elsie  weighs the Xmas post for
Valerie Farr, Freda Shellard and Ella  Frapwell.

Elsie Celebrates her 104th birthday at St Teresa's Nursing home in Corston