Letter arrives nine years late in south Derbyshire
25 September 2012 Last updated at 20:53 BST
A postman has been sacked after a letter arrived at a home in south Derbyshire nine years late.
Marianne Biddle should have received the post, which included a £100 cheque for her disabled brother, in 2003.
Royal Mail said the letters have only just been found in a disused locker. The man was dismissed for withholding mail.
Jo Healey reports.