Santa's elves help sort Christmas packages in Wales

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LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: Mail workers process mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office in Llantrisant on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: A general view as mail workers process mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office in Llantrisant on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
Staff members Paula Carey (L) and Joanna McCartney sort mail at the Royal Mail Distribution centre in Glasgow in what is traditionally the busiest day of the year for mail in the run up to Christmas on December 15, 2016. / AFP / Andy Buchanan (Photo credit should read ANDY BUCHANAN/AFP/Getty Images)
LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: Mail workers process mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office in Llantrisant on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
Staff member Joanna McCartney works at the Royal Mail Distribution centre in Glasgow in what is traditionally the busiest day of the year for mail in the run up to Christmas on December 15, 2016. / AFP / Andy Buchanan (Photo credit should read ANDY BUCHANAN/AFP/Getty Images)
LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: Mail workers process mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office in Llantrisant on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: Mail workers processes mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office in Llantrisant on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: A mail worker processes mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: A mail worker dressed as an elf processes mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office in Llantrisant on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
LLANTRISANT, WALES - DECEMBER 16: A mail worker dressed as an elf processes mail at the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office on December 16, 2016 in Llantrisant, Wales. Hundreds of temporary workers are employed over the Christmas period to process the increased volume of mail. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
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In the age of the Internet, more packages are being ordered online more than ever. This means post offices all over the world are doing the best they can to keep up with the plethora of never ending items that need to be sorted.

At the Royal Mail Christmas sorting office in Wales, a hundred temporary 'elves' help sort through the influx of extra post coming through before the holidays. While these holiday workers aren't real elves, they absolutely embraced the Christmas spirit when it comes to making sure gifts arrive to loved ones around the world.

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