He’s been a miner and a politician, now David Hamilton has had the opportunity to take part in a first class work experience stint.
The Labour MP turned postie for the day, joining local postman Bob Stewart on his delivery round in Dalkeith.
Mr Hamilton was one of a number of local MPs and MSPs invited to see the lengths Royal Mail goes to to deliver the post.
The purpose was to give them an insight into the challenges of delivering mail to every house and business in their constituency, six days a week.
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