Christmas Last Order Dates & Delivery Information

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  • Opening hours over the Christmas period
  • Last ordering dates for delivery before Christmas
  • Extended returns period for Christmas 2019

Opening hours over the Christmas period

Day & DateAre we open?
Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 December 2019Closed for the weekend
Monday 23 December 2019Open 08:30 - 16:30hrs
Tuesday 24 December 2019, Christmas EveOpen 08:30 - 13:00hrs
Wednesday 25 December 2019, Christmas DayClosed. Merry Christmas!
Thursday 26 December 2019, Boxing DayClosed
Friday 27 December 2019Open 08:30 - 16:30hrs
Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 December 2019Closed for the weekend
Monday 30 December 2019Open 08:30 - 16:30hrs
Tuesday 31 December 2019Open 08:30 - 13:00hrs
Wednesday 1 January 2020Closed. Happy New Year!
Thursday 2 January 2020Closed
Friday 3 January 2020Open 08:30 - 16:30hrs
Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 January 2020Closed for the weekend
Monday 6 January 2020Open as usual

Last ordering dates for delivery before Christmas

You'll find last order dates for guaranteed delivery before Christmas below. In the last few days before Christmas there will be very little time for redelivery of your parcel; please make sure someone is available at your delivery address to sign for the parcel.

A note on ordering personalised items from rugbystore

If you are ordering any personalised items from rugbystore in the run-up to Christmas, you will need to give us some extra time to print or embroider your item.

  • For delivery to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, please see the table below: United Kingdom & Northern Ireland: personalised items
  • For BFPO and overseas destinations, please see the relevant table below and subtract three (3) working days from the last order date

United Kingdom & Northern Ireland: non-personalised items

If your order does not contain any personalised, printed or embroidered items, please refer to the table below for last order dates & times.

Last order date...Delivery Service
Monday 23 December by 1pmSpecial Delivery (Guaranteed Next Day Service)
Friday 20 December by 1pmStandard 1-2 Day Service
Thursday 19 December by 1pmStandard 2-3 Day Service

United Kingdom & Northern Ireland: personalised items

If your order contains any personalised, printed or embroidered items, please refer to the table below for last order dates & times.

Last order date...Delivery Service
Thursday 19 December by 1pmSpecial Delivery (Guaranteed Next Day Service)
Tuesday 17 December by 1pmStandard 1-2 Day Service
Monday 16 December by 1pmStandard 2-3 Day Service

BFPO (British Forces Postal Service)

Last order dates for pre-Christmas delivery to British Forces postal Office (BFPO) addresses. For orders containing personalised items, please order three (3) working days before the date and time noted below.

Last order date...BFPO destination
Monday 25 November, 13:00hrs (GMT)Operational HM Forces
Friday 13 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)All static HM Forces

Overseas

Last order dates for pre-Christmas delivery to all overseas and rest-of-world destinations. For orders containing personalised items, please order three (3) working days before the date and time noted below.

Last order date...Destination
Monday 9 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Far and Middle East
Tuesday 10 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)Cyprus, Malta
Wednesday 11 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia - see below)
Thursday 12 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)Australia, Greece, New Zealand, Turkey
Friday 13 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA
Monday 16 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Wednesday 18 December, 13:00hrs (GMT)Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg

Extended Returns Procedure for Christmas 2019

To give you peace of mind when shopping for Christmas gifts, we have extended our returns period for any item bought as a gift for Christmas 2019. Any gifts item bought from rugbystore between Monday 28 October and Monday 23 December 2019 can be returned up until Friday 17 January 2020.

 
 

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