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postilion

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a person who rides the near horse of the leaders in order to guide a team of horses drawing a coach
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I got a job at the BBC in Bangor, initially as a postboy but moved up the |the early days ranks and was an ranks and was an apprentice apprentice producer when I producer when I left to go and work on left to go and work on the railway where I the railway where I worked for eight years," he worked for eight years," he said.
He's the co-writer and co-star of new comedy thriller The Wrong Mans (Tuesday, BBC2, 9pm) as Phil, a postboy who still lives with his mum.
We hear how he started out as a postboy for EMI, went on to become a behind the scenes operator for some of the world's biggest bands, before becoming the media colossus that he is today.
The Eagle's unfortunate postboy was dressed up as the Mekon and paraded at promotional events.
Whether it was the couple in a romantic clinch by the filing cabinet, the office junior who told the chief executive how the company should be run or the postboy who took a photocopy of his bottom, often there is enough gossip to keep us giggling well into the New Year.
It's mainly me really they tease, about the postboy.