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The instructions on using Poste Restante in the United Kingdom are given here. The critical instruction is found under the heading "How Poste Restante works":
Step 1: Apply in person at the Post Office® branch you’d like your post sent to ...
Good reason to not bother touring in the United Kingdom.
I found about this from a post at CycleChat where a cyclist had his kick box parcel returned as he had not applied in person!
Seriously makes you wonder sometimes. The Post Office is on Twitter at @PostOffice
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Any other mention of Poste Restante was only about how to go about addressing to take advantage of the facility, including from our own Australia Post.
I don't have an account but I believe that you, Aushiker, do have an account with CTC. Perhaps you could post a message in their forum,Does anyone know … ? and ask how do British cyclists deal with the issue?
Just trying to scratch an itch here but if you have the time...?
Just found this on the CTC forum, touring and Expedition,
Looks like a repeat of the CycleChat post.
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