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Why letterboxes are better than letterplates?

Why do I need a letterbox and not a letterplate?

Police and Insurance companies are committed to preventing crime, theft and fraud, and when it comes to letter plates in peoples front doo… Continue Reading »

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Britsh Standard BS EN13724... What is it?

Britsh Standard BS EN13724... What is it?

Most of the mailboxes for sale nowadays that can be found on the internet conform to EN13724. This is a European standard set out to ensure that a mailbox meets certain requirements with resp… Continue Reading »

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Kensington post boxes sealed after postman loses keys

Kensington post boxes sealed after postman loses keys

About a dozen post boxes in Kensington, west London, have had to be sealed up after a postman lost a set of keys.

 

Read the official full story here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-21830003

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It’s not you, it’s your Parcel Box – Secure deliveries this Valentine’s Day

It’s not you, it’s your Parcel Box – Secure deliveries this Valentine’s Day

Share the love this Valentine’s day with our Parcel Boxes

Christmas is over and presents have been delivered worldwide, but Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Have you ever thought of… Continue Reading »

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Do you need a Secured by Design Letterbox to stop mail and ID theft?

Do you need a Secured by Design Letterbox to stop mail and ID theft?

Our model DAD009 is the UK’s first Secured By Design (SBD) Letterbox, which focuses on crime prevention.

We are proud to provide the UK with an official accredited Secured By Design let… Continue Reading »

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Long gone are the days of waiting home for a parcel...

Long gone are the days of waiting home for a parcel...

Have you ordered something online which doesn't require a signature, however your letter plate is too slim to fit the parcel through, or your mailbox is too small?

You no longer have to worr… Continue Reading »

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Our Secured By Design Letterbox (SBD)

Our Secured By Design Letterbox (SBD)

The DAD009 is the UK’s first and only certified Secured By Design Letterbox, designed and manufactured to police preferred specification.

Whether you wish to protect your personal mail, or yo… Continue Reading »

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Our Commercial Modern Range

Our Commercial Modern Range

If you're looking for a multiple mail system, perhaps one of our letterbox banks is the perfect solution....

Our free standing letterboxes offer a wide choice of stands and frames to choose f… Continue Reading »

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Do you require a Built In Letterbox?

Do you require a Built In Letterbox?

Whether it's a single or multiple built in letterbox unit you require, we have a vast collection to choose from!

Our range caters to both internal and external letterboxes, with internal units co… Continue Reading »

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Royal Mail to deliver on a Sunday?

Royal Mail to deliver on a Sunday?

Are you glad the Royal Mail are trialling new services...?

Recent customer demand, has lead to the Royal Mail announcing a pilot over the busy Christmas period this year, to deliver letters and p… Continue Reading »

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Will TNT Postal Experiment Be Successful?

Will TNT Postal Experiment Be Successful?

TNT Posties trial delivery by new electric unicycles.


The UK's second-biggest delivery group TNT Post, has re-named itself temporarily as "Whistl", whilst experimenting with a device to speed up … Continue Reading »

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Never miss another delivery!

Never miss another delivery!

In the news in Germany recently, Deutsche Telekom is set to pilot a new temporary package container in which couriers will be able to leave packages securely when the recipient is away from home… Continue Reading »

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"Fishing" for Cars!

"Fishing" for Cars!

Did you know that in Ireland alone more than 200 cars were stolen last year by thieves using magnets or long hooks to 'fish' car keys through letterboxes?

Sergeant Kelvin Courtney from the Nation… Continue Reading »

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Scam Warning: Spike in ID Theft

Scam Warning: Spike in ID Theft

Following a spike in mail theft which has in turn fuelled a rise in ID theft and fraud, residents of apartments are being told to secure their communal letterboxes and be vigilant with non resid… Continue Reading »

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New Year Offers at Postbox Shop – Secured by Design

New Year Offers at Postbox Shop – Secured by Design

The New Year is traditionally the time year for a New Start. When the holiday season comes to an end and all the festivities are over, we look forward to a New Year...

It can be a time to pu… Continue Reading »

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Postboxes can prevent theft and equally...in recent news store stolen gold!

Postboxes can prevent theft and equally...in recent news store stolen gold!

When Kelly Sotherton had her Olympic gold medal stolen back in February, the last place she expected it to be returned was via a postbox.

Postboxes have been designed with mechanisms to prev… Continue Reading »

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Crime Prevention Evidence – An External Stainless Steel Letterbox is more Security

Crime Prevention Evidence – An External Stainless Steel Letterbox is more Security

External Letterbox Vs. Front Door Integral Letterbox?

There is compelling evidence that an external letterbox is preferable to a letter plate in the front door. Police and Insurance companies… Continue Reading »

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Do you live in a gated property, or own gated work premises?

Do you live in a gated property, or own gated work premises?

An external letterbox can be convenient for postal services when a property has a long driveway or gated parameter to deliver mail.

Our Railing and Gate Letterbox is perfect if you own a gat… Continue Reading »

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Brabantia Designer Postboxes

Brabantia Designer Postboxes

As a supplier of DAD UK products, we were excited to hear the news that they are now the UK's sole distributor for Brabantia's designer post boxes.

They offer a wide selection of models and c… Continue Reading »

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Suitable Postboxes For Tenants

Suitable Postboxes For Tenants

Your building houses multiple tenants with restricted door access, how are your tenants going to receive their mail?
The PostBoxShop is the leading provider for multiple occupancy post boxes, c… Continue Reading »

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Parcel Boxes saving money with online shopping.

Parcel Boxes saving money with online shopping.

Parcel Box never miss a delivery again...
Increasing numbers of people are now shopping online in order to get the best discount on products they require. This journey involves browsing multipl… Continue Reading »

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Now is the Time to Upgrade to Safe and Secure Communal Letterboxes

Now is the Time to Upgrade to Safe and Secure Communal Letterboxes

Financial Fraud Action UK (FFAUK) are warning residents or students of apartment blocks, flats and student accommodation that they are a target for fraudsters stealing mail from letterboxes in o… Continue Reading »

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The History of Postboxes in the United Kingdom

The History of Postboxes in the United Kingdom

To understand how the traditional postbox came into being one needs to examine the development of the organisation as well...

The Victorians, to facilitate dramatic social and economic growt… Continue Reading »

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Forgotten your Postbox or Parcel Box? Look No Further than Postbox Shop

Forgotten your Postbox or Parcel Box? Look No Further than Postbox Shop

The Chris Evans Breakfast Show’s ‘500 Words’ story-writing competition returned to Radio 2 for a fifth year in 2015...

‘500 WORDS’ asks children aged 13 and under up and down the UK to put p… Continue Reading »

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Make your own Elf Christmas Postbox or buy a quality one from Postbox Shop

Make your own Elf Christmas Postbox or buy a quality one from Postbox Shop

Imagination and Christmas go together, with elves, Father Christmas, reindeer and fairies all dancing in the minds of our children, creating a festive build up of excitement.

Have you ever s… Continue Reading »

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