Want some help with gift ideas? Visit our Gifting Thoughts and Gift Websites to Love pages, along with the following pages: Presents for Children, Presents for Adults and Presents for Pets. That’s not to forget stocking filler ideas in the Stockings & Socks section.

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Why not make your gift opening with family and friends even more memorable and meaningful. Visit our Personalised Gift Opening page for inspiration.

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Ever wondered what the rest of the world gets up to while we’re celebrating in our traditional British way? Well, wonder no more. Visit our Global Traditions page for some fascination facts, including Christmas logs that poop presents and a witch that deliver gifts.

Want to establish a new tradition or two in your household? We have 25 of the best ideas to set you on your way on our New Traditions page.

International Posting Deadlines

December 12 is the last day for posting airmail packages (now known as International Standard packages) to the USA for guaranteed Christmas delivery. And Dec 12 is also the last day for posting International Standard HM Forces Mail to Static BFPOs.

December 13 is the last day for posting airmail packages (now known as International Standard packages) to Western Europe for guaranteed Christmas delivery. The deadline date for Eastern Europe, Cyprus and Greece was December 8. More details at royalmail.com.

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