# Thursday, November 12, 2020

Higher than normal volumes of mail have meant that not all mail was processed at the Princess Royal Distribution Centre last night, this will cause delays to some mail posted in London and the South East of England which may arrive later than expected.

Staffing issues caused by self-isolating and social distancing are causing delays at the following mail processing centres:

  • Birmingham: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the B, HR and WR postcode areas.
  • Bristol: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the BS, BA, GL and TA postcode areas.
  • Chelmsford: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the CM, CO and SS postcode areas.
  • Southampton: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the PO, SO and SP postcode areas.
  • Swindon: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the OX, RG and SN postcode areas.

Customers should expect deliveries to take longer than usual in these areas.

posted on Thursday, November 12, 2020 9:05:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
# Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Royal Mail have advised that some areas are still experiencing delivery delays due to resourcing issues. Customers should expect delivery to take longer in the following postcodes:

  • Basildon (SS13, SS14, SS15, SS16)
  • Benfleet (SS7)
  • Halfway (S20 / S21)
  • Stratford (E15, E20)
posted on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 11:47:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback

Royal Mail have advised that not all mail was processed and dispatched to schedule at some of its mail processing centres. Currently Chelmsford, Medway and Swindon and experiencing delays. Customer should expect deliveries to take longer than normal in the following postcodes:

Chelmsford, CM, CO and SS.

Medway: CT, DA, ME and TN.

Swindon: OX, RG and SN.

posted on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 11:45:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback

Royal Mail have issued the last recommended posting for BFPO mail to HM Forces and New Zealand and Australia. It is recommended to post early this year take into account any restrictions and complications caused by Covid-19.

BFPR mail should be posted by Monday 30th of November.

International mail including International Tracked and Signature service to New Zealand and Australia should be posted by Friday 4th of December.

posted on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 11:41:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
# Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Royal Mail have reported that mail to the following postcodes will be subject to delivery delays due to resourcing issues:

  • Basildon (SS13, SS14, SS15, SS16)
  • Benfleet (SS7)
  • Halfway (S20 / S21)
  • Londonderry (BT47, BT48)
  • Stratford (E15, E20)
posted on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 9:02:47 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback

Royal Mail have reported delays at some of their mail processing centres dues to staffing issues. Not all mail has been processed to schedule at the following processing centres and customers should expect delays to mail delivery.

  • Chelmsford: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the CM, CO and SS postcode areas.
  • Chester: Some mail posted in the CH, LL and SY postcode areas yesterday, due for delivery today in the rest of the UK.
  • London Central: Some mail posted in the EC, N, W1 and WC postcode areas yesterday, due for delivery today in the rest of the UK.
  • Swindon: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the OX, RG and SN postcode areas.
  • Tyneside: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the DH, DL, NE, SR and TS postcode areas.
posted on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 9:00:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
# Monday, November 9, 2020

Royal Mail have reported that mail is some areas is subject to delays caused by resourcing issues. As a result of this deliveries are likely to be limited and customers should expect delays. The following postcodes are currently affected:

  • Benfleet (SS7)
  • Londonderry (BT47, BT48)
  • Halfway (S20 / S21)
  • Stratford (E15, E20)
posted on Monday, November 9, 2020 11:24:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
# Thursday, November 5, 2020

Royal Mail have reported problems in the following areas due to resourcing issues. Deliveries to the following areas remain limited and mail will take longer than normal to arrive:

  • Benfleet (SS7)
  • Londonderry (BT47, BT48)
  • Newton Mearns (G77)
  • Stone (ST15)
posted on Thursday, November 5, 2020 10:24:03 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback

Royal Mail have advised that mail to Southampton and Swindon will be subject to delays. This is due to not all being processed as scheduled at the local mail centres. The following areas are affected:

  • Southampton: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the PO, SO and SP postcode areas.
  • Swindon: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the OX, RG and SN postcode areas.
posted on Thursday, November 5, 2020 10:22:13 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback

Extremely high volumes of mail are causing delays at Royal Mail Yorkshire Distribution Centre. As a result of this a vehicle due to the North East of England was delayed. This will cause delays to delivery of mail in parts of the North East of England. Customers should expect deliveries to take longer in this area.

Road Closure on the M25 and M11 last night have caused delays to mail travelling from the Royal Mail Romford Mai Centre. As a result mail posted yesterday in the E, IG and RM postcode areas may take longer to arrive.

posted on Thursday, November 5, 2020 10:19:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
# Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Royal Mail have advised that the following areas are currently subject to delivery delays:

  • Benfleet (SS7)
  • Glasgow G41-G42, G45
  • Londonderry (BT47, BT48)
  • Newton Mearns (G77)
  • Stone (ST15)

Customers should expect mail to take longer than normal to reach the destination.

posted on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 10:12:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback

Late arrivals at the Royal Mail National Distribution Centre last night have delayed the departure of mail to the Manchester and Leeds Processing centres. As a result mail in some areas is likely to be subject to delays. Mail to the following postcode areas, may arrive later than planned - BL, M, OL and SK (Manchester), BD, HD, HG, HX, LS, WF and YO (Leeds).

posted on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 10:10:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
# Monday, November 2, 2020

Royal Mail has advised that deliveries in some areas will be limited today. The following areas are affected:

  • Bathgate (EH28, EH47, EH48, EH52)
  • Castlederg (BT81)
  • Glasgow G41-G42, G45
  • Larkhall (ML9, ML10)
  • Londonderry (BT47, BT48)
  • Newton Mearns (G77)
  • Orpington (BR5, BR6)
  • Corranny (Rosslea area BT92 7)
  • Sixmilecross (BT79)
  • Stone (ST15)
posted on Monday, November 2, 2020 1:42:01 PM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
# Thursday, October 29, 2020

Royal Mail have advised that there are currently delays to deliveries in some areas due to resourcing issues. Deliveries in these areas are currently limited and customers should expect the delivery of items to take longer than normal. The following areas are currently affected:

  • Bathgate (EH28, EH47, EH48, EH52)
  • Castlederg (BT81)
  • Glasgow G41-G42, G45
  • Larkhall (ML9, ML10)
  • Londonderry (BT47, BT48)
  • Manvers (S62, S63, S64)
  • Newton Mearns (G77)
  • Orpington (BR5, BR6)
  • Corranny (Rosslea area BT92 7)
  • Sixmilecross (BT79)
  • Sheffield North East (S5)
  • Stone (ST15)
posted on Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:34:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback

Royal Mail have advised that mail processing centres in Cardiff, Preston and Swindon are currently experiencing delays caused by staffing issues due to self isolating and social distancing and increased parcel volumes. The following postcodes are currently affected and customers should expect delays to deliveries in these areas:

  • Cardiff: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the CF, LD and NP postcode areas.
  • Preston Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the BB, FY, LA and PR postcode areas.
  • Swindon: Some mail posted in other parts of the UK yesterday, due for delivery today in the OX, RG and SN postcode areas.
posted on Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:32:00 AM (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback