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Christmas Post

Updated 14th November 2017

The Christmas post has restarted!

Note: cost subject to change.

IMPORTANT: No responsibility will be accepted for valuables e.g. cash, cheques, vouchers posted, incorrectly addressed cards, and any addressed to areas outside the Rhondda Valley.

Once again Rhondda Scout Groups are giving you the opportunity to have your Christmas cards delivered by the Scouts for only 20p per card (same price as last year). Each year over two hundred Scout post volunteers help to deliver over 80,000 cards raising over £10,000 for local scout groups. Leaders and volunteers from the Rhondda co-ordinate the scheme to carry out the vital task of sorting the cards for distribution to homes with in the Rhondda Valleys.

The postal delivery area is clearly defined with cards only being delivery to villages within the Rhondda Valleys.

Please note that we do not deliver to any part of the Cynon Valley or Taff Ely.

Any cards for outside the area will remain undelivered.

There will be post boxes located through out the Rhondda in premises displaying our distinctive yellow posters and you can post your cards at any of the venues. Please make sure you use the Scout Posting boxes and not the Royal Mail as any cards delivered by the Royal Mail will incur a charge to the person who receives the card.

The cost of the stamps are 20p each and these again can be bought from premises displaying our posters. It would be much appreciated if you could include the post codes this year. Please note that the last posting date is mid-day, Saturday 2nd December 2017 but if you can post your cards before that date it would be very much appreciated.

You can purchase stamps and post your cards at the venues displaying our distinctive yellow posters and the following venues:-

Xmas Post Collection Points
Village Outlet
Blaenllechau Brian’s shop
Ynyswen Sheppard’s Chemist
Ynyshir Sheppards Chemists
Wattstown Select and Save Wattstown
Pontygwaith Pound Shop(Formally Franks DIY Store)
ClaireTricia Hair Salon
McColls
Tylorstown Dorothy’s Shop, East Road
Sheppards Pharmacy (New 2017)
Ystrad S& K Newsagents
Rhondda Sports Centre
Ferndale Sheppards Pharmacy
Nashes Greengrocers
Sweet Shop
Florist
Megs Cabin Newsagents
Maerdy Teify House
Christines Florist
Estate shop
Penrhys TBC
Trealaw Trimz Hairdressers
Taylors Fish shop
Merrill’s Park Stores
Penygraig Park Stores (Llanfair Road)
Gags and Guises
Ironmongers (New 2017)
No 44 Gift Shop (New 2017)
Williamstown Passion Flowers Florist (Brook Street)
Short Cuts Hairdressers
Tonypandy Cassie Morgan(Primrose Street)
New Faze Fabrics(Next to old Brittens Shop)
Tonypandy Library(Box Only)
Mike Bayliss Butchers (Pandy Square)
Hilda’s Florist
Llwynypia Sherwood Premier Stores
Clydach Clive’s Butchers
Clydach Community Centre
Cwmparc COOP chemist
Llwyncelyn TBC
Porth Howells Newsagents
Occasions Card Shops
Alex Jones day centre
Cost Cutters
Old Post Office – Grawen Street
Treherbert Silks Florist
National Co-operative Chemists, Tynewydd
National Co-operative Chemists, Bute Street
Langford’s News Agents
Treorchy Touchwood
Sheppards Pharmacy(Forest View)
Frazier Jones Pharmacy
Wonder Stuff
Sparkilicious
Naturels Hairdressers
Ton Pentre Spar
Phillip Evans Newsagents
Gelli DG Monkton General Store
Celebrations
Pentre Finishing Touches
Sheilagh, Roberts Street
Cymmer Peggy’s Shop
St John’s Church
Dyllas Court
Trebanog Smarts Shop
Sheppards Pharmacy
Nashes Greengrocers
Rhondda Life
Sacred Spirit
Sweet Shop
Day Centre
Megs Cabin Newsagents