"It's Christmaaaaas!"

So you have time to plan (it's good to be ahead of the game) we've got some information to help you plan your Christmas gift buying.

As many of you may already be aware Royal Mail will be busy over the holiday period so there may be some delays across the UK this festive season, if you'd like to know if your area has been affected by any delays you can check out the Royal Mail info here.

Below is a guide to the cut-off dates for Christmas delivery. In previous years these would usually be dates we could guarantee a Christmas delivery for but this year they can only be used as a guide. 


Service UK (mainland only


Standard (2nd class)

15th December 6th December 

Express (1st Class)

17th December 11th December

Next day (Mon-Fri)

20th December n/a