Last post dates for Christmas 2016

We’re all wishing for Hama Beads in our stockings this Christmas, but that can only happen if orders are placed before the last post dates for your country/region!

Cutting it fine

Christmas post

We’d rather you played it safe and get your orders to us as soon as possible – but we are here if you need us at the last minute!

If you’re in the UK, please order before 1pm on Wednesday 21 December at the very latest if you want your order in time for Christmas.

We’ll still be offering Next Day Delivery Guaranteed before 1pm on Thursday 22 December for an extra £6 and Saturday Next Day Delivery Guaranteed before 1pm on Friday 23 December for an extra £11 if you really do cut it fine – so don’t panic!


For delivery outside the UK

There’s still plenty of time for most, but below we have listed the countries and the recommended last post dates supplied to us by Royal Mail:



Saturday 3

Africa, Middle East

Wednesday 7

Cyprus, Asia, Far East (including Japan), Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic & Slovakia), Turkey, Malta

Thursday 8

Central & South America

Saturday 10

Greece, Australia, New Zealand

Wednesday 14

Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland

Thursday 15

Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA

Friday 16

Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland

Saturday 17

Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg

Remember, if your overseas order is more than 2kg, we will send it by courier whose last post dates are much later. Please contact us for more info.


Ordering over the Christmas period

We will continue to dispatch orders throughout the Christmas period and we welcome your orders during the holidays!

It’s time to get your shopping basket full as soon as possible!

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