November 25, 2014

Last Posting Day for Christmas 2014

The last posting date for Christmas 2104 in the UK:

2nd class 18th December 2014

1st class 20 December 2014

For a detailed breakdown of overseas please visit Royal Mail

Romax is open and fully operational on all working days over the festive period. If you have need of mailing services over the Christmas Period and for mailings to land/despatch in the first week of January 2015 – please contact us Romax  call 020 8293 8550 or email

The first Christmas card was created and sent in 1843. A man named John Calcott Horsley printed the first Christmas card for Sir Henry Cole, the friend who had given him the idea

The First Christmas Tree: Prince Albert, Queen Victoria’s consort, is usually credited with having introduced the Christmas tree into England in 1840. However, the honour of establishing this tradition in the United Kingdom rightfully belongs to ‘good Queen Charlotte’, the German wife of George III, who set up the first known English tree at Queen’s Lodge, Windsor, in December, 1800.

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