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Temporarily unable to ship bodies…

Quite a ridiculous situation but I have run out of shipping boxes! I placed an order with my supplier on December 15th and only afterwards noticed that they were not dispatching orders until January 4th. Nothing dispatched yesterday. A phone … Continue reading

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Postal Delays

Unless you have been living under a rock you will know that we are in the second wave of the CV-19 pandemic. As such and compounded by the time of year, Royal Mail is under extreme pressure and mail is … Continue reading

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Gmail issues

EDIT>>16/12/20 7:35 Google are reporting the issue is fixed. EDIT>> Seems it is a known gmail issue that has just started happening and isn’t related to my site at all (confirmed by sending an email to one of my gmail … Continue reading

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Orders to EU – Update 6/1/21

Clarifying the new rules for EU orders: All orders to non-UK destinations are charged minus VAT.  This now includes EU countries. You will need to be signed in to an account with a registered address outside of the UK on … Continue reading

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Website Issue

My website is down at the moment. Tech support will be uploading a backup of all files hopefully pretty soon. Their backups are newer than mine but if it isn’t up this evening I will upload from my most recent … Continue reading

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Another Bank Holiday?

Yes, yes it is. Monday is a Bank Holiday in England and Wales (celebrating our pagan origins) so I will not be dispatching orders now until Tuesday. Better have them here than sitting in a Royal Mail warehouse for an … Continue reading

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Tax Free Sales For European VAT Registered Businesses

As you may know,  sales of physical items from one EU state to another between VAT registered businesses is tax free. In order for this be be accomplished the purchaser provides the seller with their VAT number, which the seller … Continue reading

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Closed April 6th and 7th

Apologies for the lack of posting – unfortunately I have not had much to convey. The Gotoh/Hosco shipment that was supposed to arrive this week has been delayed (hopefully not too long) and there is still no sign of when … Continue reading

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First Class Shipping Options Added to The Store

Not terribly exciting but I spent a few hours last night writing and testing a couple of shipping modules for the site. As before, all UK orders under £25 (except tuners) still ship Royal Mail First Class. Tuners under £25 … Continue reading

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Telephone issues

The telephone line is out of order again – you will hear a dialling tone when calling but the phone does not ring this end. Virgin cannot send an engineer until Thursday, would you believe, so please use email for … Continue reading

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