Christmas Order Deadlines

Have an Organised Christmas - Be Prepared

We want you to have an "organised" Christmas - so please allow ample time for your gift orders to be delivered.

Please find below the deadlines for placing orders for delivery before Christmas. If you do not need your order to arrive before Christmas, you can continue to place orders after the deadlines.

Standard Shipping

Standard shipping is generally by Royal Mail. For peace of mind you might wish to upgrade to Express delivery.

For Standard Delivery, please place all orders by 12 noon on Wednesday 20th December.

Express Shipping within the UK

Express shipping is usually by Interlink and charges apply - please see our delivery charges information for further details.

Orders need to be placed by 11am on Thursday 21st December.  Please note that whilst orders sent out on this date should be received in time for Christmas, we cannot guarantee this.

International Orders

International orders are sent by Royal Mail Air Mail service. 

Saturday 2nd December - Africa, Middle East

Wednesday 6th December - Asia, Cyprus, Far East, Eastern Europe

Saturday 9th December - Australia, Greece, New Zealand

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

Saturday 16th December - Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg

For orders to operational BFPO addresses Monday 27th November, to static BFPO addresses Monday 11th December.

Please allow us one working day to process your order. If you are close to the deadline please email customer services and we can ensure that the order meets the deadline.

Left it too late? Need help?

If you are worried you have left it too late, we may be able to help.  Please call us on 01963 824199 and we'll be happy to advise you.

Office Christmas Opening Hours

The office will be closed from 1pm on Friday 22nd December and will open again at 9am on Tuesday 2nd January.  Customer Services will be open on Wednesday 27th December, Thursday 28th December, Friday 29th December 10am - 4pm.

Happy Christmas!