Last dates for guaranteed Christmas orders

To help you plan ahead and to avoid disappointment – please check out our last ordering dates.

Last dates for guaranteed Christmas orders

Monday 23rd November: Delivery & Build orders to build before Christmas
Monday 23rd November: Large items, Forts, Playhouses etc delivery only
Monday 14th December: Mail order Swing frames, Climbing Frames, Slides, Goal Posts
Wednesday 16th December: Small Items, Sandpits, Swing Seats, Accessories

Last dates for standard despatch by Tuffnells

For guaranteed delivery before Christmas: Despatch Monday 14th December for standard rate of delivery that week with latest delivery Friday 18th December.

For later orders we can despatch any time that week – and it should arrive in time for Christmas but based on experience of previous years we just cannot guarantee it.

For delivery during Christmas / New Year period but we cannot guarantee when it will arrive: Despatch Wednesday 23rd December

No orders will be despatched between 23rd December and 6th January

Installations & Assembly

Last installs in Scotland will be Wednesday 23rd December,

Last installs in England Thursday 17th December.

Ideally orders should be placed by mid-November to ensure builds between Monday 7th and Wednesday 23rd December.

Dates allocated on a first-come basis.


If you have any more questions regarding the delivery of your products in the run up to Christmas please call the office on 01577 840570 or email