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Its always good to be prepared for Christmas, this years last postage date seem to be early again this year. These dates are taken from the Royal Mail website and are not set by Golden Hinde. If your order comes in before the last date for your country we will endeavour to send your order on or before the last date.

Please be aware that even though these are the Christmas Postage last dates, that especially with international orders that there may be hold ups in customs, we -Golden Hinde – have no control on the postage timescales once we hand over your package.

Wednesday 21st December
1st Class
1st Class Signed For
Royal Mail 24®
Royal Mail Tracked 48®**1st Class and 1st Class Signed For
Please note that we send all UK post either 1st class or 1st class Signed for.


International Standard & International tracking and signature services

Thursday 1st December Australia and New Zealand
Friday 2 DecemberChina (People’s Republic)
Monday 5 DecemberAll remaining Caribbean destinations (British Virgin Islands, Dominica 
and Anguilla – last postage was in October)
Wednesday 7 DecemberAfrica, Asia (except China, People’s Republic), Central and South America, Far and
Middle East
Thursday 8 DecemberCyprus, Malta, Greece, Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia) and Turkey
Saturday 10 DecemberCanada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden and USA
Monday 12 DecemberAustria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Tuesday 13 DecemberBelgium, France, Luxembourg

If you order after these dates it will not be guaranteed that you will receive your goods before Christmas. Also please note that these are recommended dated by the Royal Mail postal service – couriers may differ but they tend to follow a similar timescale.

Please note that Golden Hinde close for the Christmas period at 12.00pm on 21st December 2021 until Tuesday 3rd January 2023