This Might Be The Most Unexpected Delivery Note Of All Time

Not sure “sorry” quite cuts it in this instance.

1. What?

“Stuck on roof – sorry!”

2. No, really. Poor Benjamin Ward.

3. Not gonna work, guys.

4. It’s amazing what a Twitterstorm can do.

@benjamin1980 Hi Benjamin, we have confirmation that your local courier is currently on his way back to your address with a ladder to (1/2)

— myhermes (@myhermes)

@benjamin1980 retrieve your parcel. I would like to apologise once again for the inconvenience this has caused you. Thanks, John (2/2)

— myhermes (@myhermes)

8. The company sent the courier back to Ward’s house.

Ward gave him a rake to knock it off the roof, and all was well. We’re still not entirely sure how it ended up there.

9. Could’ve been worse, of course. At least it wasn’t the pizza delivery man.



It turns out the roof isn’t the only place these guys have dropped parcels off.

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Alan White is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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