Delivery During The Olympics
Olympic Delivery Information
PLEASE NOTE THAT OUR NEXT WORKING DAY DELIVERY SERVICE DURING THE OLYMPIC GAMES MAY NOT BE AVAIBALE TO SOME POSTCODES. IF YOUR ORDER IS URGENT PLEASE CONTACT CUSTOMER SERVICES TO CHECK DELIVERY IS POSSIBLE PRIOR TO ORDERING.
The 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games comes to London this July and it’s expected to be one of the largest events ever held in the UK.
Due to the high number of spectators and the popularity of the games, restrictions and security measures have been put in place which may cause some delays to deliveries and postal services between the dates of 16th July until the end of the Paralympics on 9th September 2012.
Deliveries outside of London
We want to reassure you that we will always do our best to get your order delivered as quickly as possible and if your delivery address is located outside of London it is unlikely that you will experience any disruption to your delivery service at all.
Deliveries to Greater London
Deliveries to locations found in Greater London will mostly be unaffected, but you may experience some delays if your address is located nearby Olympic venues, locked down security areas or the Olympic torch relay route.
Affected Delivery Areas
Various roads and areas of London will be locked down by Olympic security teams on a daily basis during the games for areas such as Olympic Venues, or event routes. Deliveries to these areas will be delayed due to the added security checks needed during the games.
Any Postcode within the E20 zone will be even more affected.Here are some key dates to note:
Olympic torch relay: Friday 19th May – Friday 27th July
Olympic Games: Friday 27th July – Sunday 12th August
Paralympic Games: Wednesday 29th August – Sunday 9th September
For more information and advice, visit Get ahead of the Games
If you are unsure if your postcode falls into any of these areas, please feel free to contact our friendly customer care team who will be happy to check this for you on 01453 882462, email us SALES@CVBMEDIA.CO.UK.