Xmas posting dates 2018
We deliver our orders using the First Class Royal Mail within the UK and International Standard (Airmail) overseas and we process and despatch orders on the working day after they are placed on our web site. Based on the last posting dates advised by the carriers, these are the last order dates for various areas:
PLEASE NOTE: These are based on the recommended last dates from the Royal Mail website but we would recommend placing your order well ahead of these dates if possible to avoid disappointment.
Please order as early as possible to ensure you receive your orders at this busy time of year for the postal services.
|Area||Last dates for orders to be completed on our website for delivery before Christmas Day 2018 (Royal Mail recommendations – we cannot guarantee their service)|
|ROYAL MAIL/AIR MAIL:|
|United Kingdom||09.00 am UK time on Thursday 20th December|
|Western Europe||09.00 am UK time on Friday 14th December
(some countries are on Monday 17th but because of the weekend we advise ordering early)
|USA, Canada||09.00 am UK time Friday 14th December|
|Eastern Europe, Greece, Cyprus, Poland||09.00 am UK time Friday 7th December|
|Rest of World – South & Central America, Caribbean, Africa, Middle East, Far East, Asia, Japan, New Zealand and Australia||09.00 am UK time Monday 3rd December|
You can see full details in this Royal Mail document:
See our ordering details pages for further information on our despatch process and charges. We will continue despatching orders until Monday 24th December so all orders placed on our website up to 09:00 AM UK time on 22 December will be despatched before our Christmas break, but we cannot guarantee delivery before Christmas. We will be working on Friday 28 and Monday 31 December to send out any orders we receive then the next despatch day will be Wednesday 2 January 2019.