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Royal Mail faces competition for postal delivery services

14 July 2014 Last updated at 15:13 BST

The Royal Mail faces competition in its postal delivery business, with other firms taking on some of its work.

The company has complained to the regulator Ofcom about a rival firm's growing presence in door-to-door deliveries, which Royal Mail claimed is threatening its own universal service.

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