Christmas 2016 Shipping Information

Posted on November 16, 2016 by Tim Langhus-Griffin

Thinking of ordering a Christmas gift for the Gerry Anderson fan in your life? Here's what you need to know...

All orders received by 17:00 on Wednesday 21st December will be dispatched before Christmas. Any orders received after this date will be sent when we reopen on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

The warehouse will be closed at 12:00 on Friday 23rd December and re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. No orders will be shipped during that period of closure.

Please see the Royal Mail Christmas 2016 dispatch dates below -


International Standard (airmail) and International tracking signature services


Friday 2 December

Africa, Middle East

Wednesday 7 December

Cyprus, Asia, Far East (including Japan), Eastern Europe

Thursday 8 December

Caribbean, Central and South America

Friday 9 December

Greece, Australia, New Zealand

Wednesday 14 December

Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland

Thursday 15 December

Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA

Friday 16 December

Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland


Contract Surface Air Lift

Friday 11 November

South America, Central America, Caribbean, Africa, Asia, Far East, New Zealand, Australia

Friday 18 November

USA, Canada, Middle East


HM Forces Mail (BFPO)

Monday 28 November

Airmail to Operational BFPOs

Monday 12 December

Airmail to Static BFPOs




UK Inland Services

Tuesday 20  December

2nd Class and Royal Mail Signed For®

Wednesday 21 December

1st Class and Royal Mail Signed For®