Scots postie places birthday balloons at youngster’s residence so presents £5 of his have income

Harry Newman was delighted when he uncovered the £5 note on his doorstep on Friday early morning alongside a birthday concept from his postman.

The 5-calendar year-previous, from Linlithgow, West Lothian, had celebrated his birthday the preceding working day and was blown away by the thoughtful gesture.

An graphic shows one of Royal Mail’s famous ‘something for you’ red playing cards with the information: “For Harry, Happy Birthday” together with a doodle of a smiley face.

The £5 note and makeshift birthday card from postie Raymond.
Raymond still left Harry a makeshift birthday card and a £5 note.                                                                 (C) Laura Newman

The postman, known as Raymond, had noticed Harry’s birthday balloons at the window so shipped the card together with hard cash while carrying out his rounds.

Harry’s mum Laura, 31, was taken aback by the gesture and branded Raymond the “best in Linlithgow”.

Laura took to Twitter on Friday to emphasize the gesture of kindness, producing: “@RoyalMail we have the ideal postie in Linlithgow.

“Saw my son’s birthday balloons and posted this through the door.

“What a sort gesture #royalmail #bestpostie.”

Laura’s tweet is yet to be acknowledged by Royal Mail, but she hopes the firm will just take see of their employee’s form present.

Young Harry Newman on his birthday.
Harry Newman was still left delighted with Raymond’s variety gesture.                                                             (C) Laura Newman

Talking nowadays, Laura mentioned: “I experienced some law enforcement helium balloons visible from our front window which stated ‘Happy 5th Birthday Harry’ on them.

“Our postman Raymond noticed them and set the Royal Mail card with the birthday concept and the £5 take note via our letterbox.

“Raymond is a truly wonderful male. He’s been our postie for at least a few years and is constantly so pleasant.

“He will do just about anything for you and will normally go out of his way to help but supplying £5 of his have cash is heartwarming.

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“Harry was so psyched that he went to the problems of recognising his birthday.

“I hoped Royal Mail would see it as it’s these types of a amazing gesture.”

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