Dear Customer,

Please see the following two messages received from the UPU concerning heavy, snow, rain and flooding in the UK:

Emergency Information System Message

Message n° 64/2020

27 February 2020

The designated operator of the United Kingdom, Royal Mail, would like to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that heavy rainfall in various areas has caused severe flooding, with many roads closed and impassable.

The collection and the delivery of letter-post, parcel-post and EMS items has therefore been suspended, since 18 February 2020, in all areas with postcodes starting with the prefixes DE, HR, SY, TF, WR or WV.

Royal Mail thanks all Union member countries and their designated operators for their understanding. It will update them via EmIS once the situation has returned to normal.

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." width="142" height="41" />

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." width="306" height="30" />

Emergency Information System Message

Message n° 65/2020

27 February 2020

The designated operator of the United Kingdom, Royal Mail, would like to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that there has been heavy snowfall in certain areas, causing treacherous conditions and preventing collections and deliveries from taking place.

The collection and delivery of parcel-post and EMS items have therefore been suspended, since 24 February 2020, in all areas with postcodes starting with the prefixes DG, DH, HU, LA, NE or YO.

Royal Mail thanks all Union member countries and their designated operators for their understanding. It will update them via EmIS once the situation has returned to normal.