Our delivery charges are as follows:

      STANDARD         NEXT DAY    
   UK Mainland over £30         Free     £5.00
   UK Mainland         £3.95     £8.95
   Non-UK Mainland         £4.96  
   Europe         £6.95  
   Worldwide         £8.95  



Subject to availability of stock, we aim to have non-personalised itemsready to collect from your chosen store within 24hrs.  Personalised goods are usually available within 2-3 days (again subject to availability). If you need an item more urgently than the timescales provided please call us 01283 749933 and we will do our very best to oblige.  You should receive an email despatch notification to let you know that your item is available to collect.  Please check your junk/spam emails too.


Subject to availability of stock, we aim to deliver non-personalised items within 2-4 days but please allow up to 7 days delivery. Delivery for personalised goods is 3-5 days but please allow up to 7 days. If you need an item urgently please call 01283 749935 and we will do our very best to oblige.  Please allow for longer delivery during peak times such as Father's Day, Christmas and Sales.

There is a standard charge of £3.95 for all items on the website unless otherwise specified.   Orders over £30 have free delivery within the UK.

Orders are dispatched via Royal Mail or Courier (depending on the size and weight of the parcel). Courier delivery will usually require a signature on delivery.


For larger items please call or email us from our contact page for specific delivery quotes to Europe and for information about delivery to the rest of the world.


We will deliver the goods ordered by you to the address that you give us during your order process. We endeavour to despatch goods on the day we specify within the product page, however, we cannot guarantee dispatch on that day or accept liability for deliveries made outside specified lead times. We also cannot accept liability or costs incurred due to failed or delayed deliveries where goods are sent direct from our manufacturers or for delays in the delivery caused by any third party. Despatch times shown on the product description pages are indicative only and may vary during peak times or if the item out of stock.


Goods returned described as undeliverable, will be subject to a redelivery charge. We reserve the right to wait up to 10 working days from the date of despatch before replacing an undelivered item. If you do not receive your order within 28 days from the ordered date, The Alphabet Gift Shop does not take liability unless you notify us in writing or by email within 30 days from the order date.


Our working hours are Monday - Saturday 9am - 5.30pm. Our dispatch timescales do not include weekends or bank holidays. 


Should you have a problem with any product ordered from us, or are not happy with it for any reason, we would like ot hear from you. Please call our office to speak to a member of our production & despatch team or email us using the form on our contact page.

If you do need to return any goods to us, please make sure that they are packaged securely and we strongly recommend they are returned using insured registered delivery as we cannot accept liability for goods lost or damaged in transit. Please retain your post office receipt for proof of postage. This is really important as we can only issue a refund once we have received the goods, in their original condition.

Our return policy does not apply to perishable goods, items which have been personalised or custom made for you or you have provided incorrect or inaccurate information during order process. If the goods that we deliver are not what you ordered or are damaged or defective, we will replace the goods.

Goods should be returned within 7 days of delivery, at the customer's expense, in their original packaging and in a re-saleable condition. Any goods with manufacturing faults on arrival wil be replaced or refunded including your postage costs. This does not affect your statutory rights.

Please return all goods to:
The Alphabet Gift Shop
9-10 Union Street
Burton on Trent
DE14 1AA

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