Delivery Terms & Carriage Charges

Payment: normally taken when ready to dispatch.

Shipping is based on weight (some, the volumetric weight equivalent) ∓ location.

Pricing is in weight slabs & is automatically calculated prior to checkout.

Mainland U.K. is carriage free on orders over £75.

UK Islands & Highlands & Northern Ireland - excluding the Channel Isles, is carriage free on orders over £100.

Orders are dispatched within 2 working days (closed Mondays), subject to stock availability. In the event of delayed dispatch we email accordingly.

This enables you to retain full control of the ordering process, in terms of requesting variations & additions.

Delivery instructions for goods to be left somewhere such as 'if out to be ………….' are accepted for Couriered shipping only (not Post Office) & are at customers’ risk

Delivery is made by a variety of resources:

U.K. Zone 1:

Targeted 1 or 2 working days courier tracked delivery.

England (excepting the C.I., Isles of Scilly, Man and of Wight), Wales and Southern Scotland shipping will be:

Prices from £2.25 to £6.95 dependent on weight, with orders over £75 carriage free.

For online orders the shipping will be advised prior to commitment at check out.

U.K. Zone 2:

Targeted up to 4 working days courier tracked delivery.

Delivery times are not guaranteed & do vary based on seasonal demand.

Post Office 1st/2nd Class post is used for smaller items based on customer choice.

The most economical service available is used, unless requested otherwise.

Deliveries to the Isles of Man & Wight, the Scilly Isles, Northern Ireland, the Highlands, Islands & Northern Scotland shipping has:

Prices from £2.25 to £12.00, with goods worth over £100 carriage free.

The Post codes for these areas are:

AB30-38, AB44-56, G18, FK-17-99, IV, HS, KA27-28, KW, PA20-49, PA 60-80, PH 16-50, PO 30-41, ZE,BT, IM, TR21-25.

For online orders the shipping will be advised prior to commitment at check out.


Post Office - we recommend the use of the ‘International signed for’ service.

Deliveries using the Standard Airmail service may be chosen but is not recommended, & delivery is not guaranteed.

In addition safe deliveries to ‘dry countries’ are not guaranteed.

That said we experience very few issues shipping abroad via the Post Office.

Couriered deliveries - tracking details are emailed on dispatch.

The cost of shipping will be displayed immediately prior to commitment at check out.