Christmas opening dates and last posting options - 2020

Christmas Opening Hours
23rd December - Open as normal, order cut-off time 3pm.
24th December ~ 1st January - Closed
4th January - reopen as normal

Due to the current situation with regards ports and exports we have suspended international orders/deliveries that use a road service for shipping. Our air travel shipping options remain available, at least for now! Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

This year, more than any other year, we would urge you to get your orders in early. There will likely be a high uptake for orders online for delivery and as a result the postal and courier services will have a lot of packages to deliver.


Parcel Force – UK & International

UK Deliveries last posting dates

Parcelforce 24 23rd December
Parcelforce 48 22nd December (Northern Ireland & Channel Islands)

International Deliveries

We offer Global Priority and Global Services and last posting dates vary. Please check the PF Online checker for send by dates for most popular destinations

See the PF website for further information for your area


DPD Local – UK only

DPD are not offering any AM services from 23rd November until 3rd January

Normal Next Day services last posting day, 23rd December
Please note DPD are additionally closed in Scotland on 2nd January

See their Christmas opening hours here

DPD Local – Overseas only

Dates vary but start early December. Please check the DPD Local website for details.

See their Christmas opening hours here


TNT – Overseas only

Christmas schedule not available when this page was updated, keep checking their site.


Royal Mail


We offer a number of RM shipping methods, the main ones are listed below, for all other please check their website

18th December - 2nd Class and 2nd Class Signed For
21st December - 1st Class, 1st Class Signed For and Tracked 48
22nd December - Tracked 24
23rd December - Special Delivery

Dates vary but start early December for the services that we offer. Please check the Royal Mail website for details.



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