Christmas Shipping and Opening times

 Christmas Shipping Times

Royal Mails Latest Recommended Posting Dates for Christmas 2017
These dates are not guaranteed and due to the Christmas rush mail may take longer than expected to reach you.

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UK Inland Services

Average delivery times:
1st Class: 1-2 Business days
2nd Class: 2-3 Business days
Special Delivery: Next business day
Special Delivery Saturday: Saturday Delivery

Tuesday 19th December:   2nd Class and Royal Mail Signed For®
Wednesday 20th December:   1st Class and Royal Mail Signed For®
Thursday 21st December:    Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®
Friday 22nd December:    Royal Mail Special Delivery Saturday Guaranteed®

PLEASE NOTE:
These dates are supplied by the Royal Mail.
Posting mail on or before these dates does not mean you are guaranteed to receive your items before Christmas.
UK Special Delivery is the only way to guarantee UK items reach you in time.
If you plan to order items closer to Christmas we recommend Special Delivery to avoid disappointment.
Standard UK Royal Mail Services can take up to 15 working days to arrive although for the most part this period of time is rare as most customers report receiving items in good time on average 1st class takes 1-2 business days and 2nd class 2-3 business days.

To avoid disappointment we recommend ordering your items in good time.

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DHL International and inland Express
(recommended for international customers who want to get their items fast)

United Kingdom – 21st December

Europe EU – 20th December

Europe Non-EU – 20th December

USA, Canada & Mexico – 19th December

Rest of World – 18th December

PLEASE NOTE:
These dates are supplied by the DHL.

To avoid disappointment we recommend ordering your items in good time.

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International Standard (formerly Airmail) and all
International Tracking and Signature services
(formerly Airsure® and International Signed For®)

**This is a cheaper international service and takes longer for items to travel to their destination**


Wednesday 6th December:
Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia), Turkey, Malta
Saturday 9th December:
 New Zealand, Australia, Greece
Wednesday 13th December: Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland
Thursday 14th December: Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA
Friday 15th December: Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Thursday 16th December: Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg

PLEASE NOTE:
These dates are supplied by the Royal Mail.
Posting mail on or before these dates does not mean you are guaranteed to receive your items before Christmas as custom controls at your border may delay items entering the country, p[lease order in plenty of time, we recommend DHL express for a faster service.

To avoid disappointment we recommend ordering your items in good time.

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Our Opening times over Christmas and New Year

Friday 22th December: Open until 16:15pm
Saturday 23th December : CLOSED
Sunday 24th December (Xmas Eve): CLOSED
Monday 25th December (Xmas Day): CLOSED
Tuesday 26th December (Boxing Day): CLOSED
Wednesday 27th December: CLOSED
Thursday 28th December: CLOSED
Friday 29th December : CLOSED
Saturday 30th December: CLOSED
Sunday 31th December (New Years Eve): CLOSED
Monday 1st January (New Years Day): CLOSED
Tuesday 2nd January: Open as usual

Any emails or voice mails we have will be answered when we arrive back in the office on the 2nd January.

Have a great Christmas and New Year.
Thanks for shopping with us.