Bricks & Mortar shop closed to the public…We used the Covid lockdown as a good time to start renovation and repair work to the building caused by floods of 2020. Unfortunately, that work is taking longer than anticipated and therefore We are still closed to the public until further notice. We are happy to say we are still operating online as per usual. Royal Mail is collecting our post the next working day after your order is processed. ParcelForce shipments are arriving outside of Europe albeit with a small delay due to Covid 19.
ITALY We have been advised that there are severe delays being experienced due to IT problems in Italian customs. If you are ordering for delivery into Italy please be advised that your parcel will very likely be delayed for up to several weeks.
FRANCE Due to new VAT laws coming into force in January 2022 we will be unable to ship to France from 23rd December 2021. Apologies to our French customers, we hope to resume shipping to France as soon as we can.
Thank you for your patience, as always, in these trying times.
Did you know...Popular author Arthur Ransome was born on this day in 1884. He is best known for his Swallows and Amazons series of books.
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What is the orbit of the moon? Why does it appear in a different place every night when the skies are clear? Why can you see the moon during the day? These are questions I have often asked and although I think I know the answer I decided to find out. As always, what started out as a fairly simple question turned into a complicated one! The giant-impact theory is the most widely accepted theory on how the moon was formed about 4.5...
UNCLE’S ANIMAL BOOK by G.E. Studdy
UNCLE’S ANIMAL BOOK by G.E. Studdy “Specially drawn and written for you”. I wonder how many people will recognise the author/artist of this book? Perhaps you are a fan of Bonzo the dog, very popular in the 1920s? This book was written and illustrated by the author/artist of the Bonzo books, George Studdy. Studdy was born in 1878 at the family home in Devonport, Devon, UK. In his boyhood George would join his father in outdoor activities such as hunting and shooting. He...