Full payment must be included with your order, unless you are an
established account customer. We accept payment by cash, cheque, bank
transfer, or most
major credit or debit cards, Mastercard, or Visa. To
pay by card, please quote the full card number, expiry date, security code
(usually the 3 digits found on the signature strip on the reverse of the
card for Mastercard and Visa and name and address of the
cardholder as shown on your statement. We are happy to supply banking
details on request if you wish to directly transfer your payment into our
We prefer payment by credit or debit card as listed above, cheque drawn on
a U.K. bank or by cash in pounds sterling. If payment must be made in a
foreign currency or by cheque drawn on an overseas bank, please add £15
(or the equivalent) to cover the bank costs we incur in converting this.
We are happy to consider spread payment on orders in excess of £500.00 to
assist larger purchases from the Items Selected From Stock lists only.
Payment would normally be split over 2 or 3 months, dependent on the items
and value involved, and the goods would be despatched upon receipt of the
final payment. For further details, or to discuss specific requirements,
please call us.
Postage and Shipping
Postage will be charged on all orders under £300 (orders over £300 will be
sent by Special Delivery free of charge unless requested to the contrary).
Please allow £2.00 for ordinary first class mail, £3.75 for Signed For
Recorded Delivery or £8.00 for Special Delivery.
Large or bulky
lots may incur extra postage charges.
Airmail £4.00, Signed For Airmail £13.00
Airmail £5.00, Signed For Airmail £14.50
Orders are processed as soon as is possible and usually despatched within
7 working days of the receipt of the order, if in stock. Where items are
out of stock, we will always endeavour to source new stock, but this will
inevitably add to the time taken to process the order. If you have
supplied us with an e-mail address, we will inform you of any such delay.
All items offered in lists from this site are offered in fresh and fine
condition, unless otherwise stated. Single stamps, coil strips and
booklets are all supplied unmounted mint, with good perfs all round. Used
stamps are neatly cancelled on or off piece (recent self-adhesives can
only be supplied on piece due to the permanent nature of the gum).
Terms of Business
All items priced in these lists were in stock at the time of initial
publication (apart from archive issues of Variety Club News), but are offered strictly subject to availability. We reserve
the right to vary prices without notice, subject to prevailing market
rates. If goods ordered have increased in price, they are supplied on the
basis of being returnable for a full and immediate refund, if we are
notified within 10 days of receipt. All items supplied by us are
guaranteed genuine. They remain the property of Simon Heeley, until paid for
If for any reason you are unsatisfied with any item supplied, you are free
to return the item to us (at your cost) within 14 days for a full refund,
assuming that the goods are in the same condition as originally supplied.
We reserve the right to refuse a refund for any item that is damaged or
has been changed in anyway.
Catalogue numbers for each item are included in italic type contained in
square brackets at the end of each description. Dependent upon the
category, different catalogues have been used to aid identification. The
relevant catalogues are detailed below:
Commemoratives: Stanley Gibbons GB Concise (current edition) unless prefixed Spec
when GB Specialised Vol 3 (11th edition) or Vol 5 (3rd Edition) have been
Wildings & pre-decimal Regionals: Stanley Gibbons GB Specialised Vol 3
Machins, Booklets, Castle High Values & Decimal Regionals:
(Booklets, cylinder or plate blocks)
Numbering systems used for both vending, folded and prestige booklets and
panes, and for panes and type classifications when referring to window
booklets are copyright of the Modern British Philatelic Circle (Membership
Secretary A.J.Wilkins, 3 Buttermere Close, Brierley Hill, West Midlands,
DY5 3SD, U.K.) and reproduced with their permission. Acknowledgement of
copyright is also given to D.G.A.Myall (2 Elizabeth Avenue, Bridport,
Dorset, DT6 5BA, U.K.) for his use of S, N and I series coding for
short, notched and inset phosphor bands.