13/01/2021 - We are still seeing some delays with Royal Mail deliveries - click here for further information and list of affected postcodes.

News & Updates

last updated 04/01/2021


We are currently still trading as normal whilst following current government guidelines.  All product estimated dispatch times currently remain unaffected. Product estimated dispatch times can be found at the bottom of the description on the product pages.

Unfortunately our phone lines are currently unavailable to allow us to concentrate on dispatching orders.  We can still be contacted via email or on our website chat function, if you have any questions.



The last day for guaranteed order dispatch before Christmas will be TUESDAY 15TH DECEMBER 2020 (please note all estimated dispatch times still apply and can be found at the bottom of each product description).  Any orders placed after this date cannot be guaranteed for delivery before Christmas.

We will be closed for Business over the Christmas/New year period.

From Wednesday 23rd December 2020, returning Monday 4th January 2021

Any orders placed between these dates will be made/dispatched upon our return on Monday 4th January 2021 (estimated product dispatch times apply from this date).

Sweetlea Gifts would like to Wish you and loved ones a Very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!!!!!


We hope you had a wonderful Christmas & New Year. 

Unfortunately we are still seeing some delays with Royal Mail deliveries due to severe backlog over the Christmas period and issues surround the COVID19 pandemic.  We are doing all we can to keep you updated as much as we possibly can.  Unfortunately if only a standard Non tracked shipping method is selected at checkout we will be unable to offer any update until a delivery attempt has been made. A list of affected postcodes reported by Royal Mail is displayed below:

Royal Mail’s list of areas with limited deliveries:

  • Ashford (TN23-TN27)

  • Barnsley (S70, S71, S72 and S75)

  • Basildon (SS13-SS16)

  • Bow (E3)

  • Bury St Edmunds (IP28-IP33)

  • Chelmsford (CM1-CM3)

  • Christchurch (BH23)

  • Daventry (NN11)

  • Debden (IG7-IG10)

  • Enfield (EN1-EN3)

  • Grays (RM16-RM20)

  • Hampton (TW12)

  • Highbury (N5)

  • Hornsey (N8)

  • Horsham (RH12, RH13)

  • Ilford (IG1-IG6)

  • Leeds City (LS1-LS5)

  • Lewisham (SE13)

  • Magherafelt (BT45, BT46)

  • Margate (CT7-CT9)

  • Rugeley (WS15)

  • Somerton (TA11)

  • South Ockendon (RM15)

  • South Woodford (E18)

  • Lower Holloway (N7)

  • Wandsworth (SW18)

  • Wellington (TA21)

  • Widnes (WA8)


If you do require any information on your order that cannot be found via your tracking information, please do not hesitate to email info@sweetleagifts.co.uk we will do our best to assist.