The Communication Workers Union (CWU) which represents Royal Mail workers have announced a number of strikes through October and November so delivery Services are likely to be disrupted in the run-up to Black Friday and Christmas due to a number of Royal Mail strikes, which are listed below. To avoid delays try to place orders early where possible. Talks between the CWS and Royal Mail are currently underway so these dates may change in the future; for the most up-to-date information regarding the Royal Mail visit https://www.royalmail.com/latest-news.
On strike days Royal Mail will try to deliver as many Special Delivery and Tracked24 parcels as possible but they cannot guarantee delivery by 9am or 1pm the next day and customers will not be able to claim for delays to items during strike periods.
The Royal Mail will be striking on the following days:
Processing, Distribution, International, Collections, Admin:
Avoid the stress of worrying about when you will receive your order by taking advantage of our 3.00 DPD Next Day deliveries for orders over £50* during the Royal Mail strikes. This offer will be enabled two days before any planned strikes and be active throughout any strike days. Please note however that orders are still dispatched the next working
*Full-Priced Items Only