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I put an order in with Charlie Marshal of CGM. in Scotland Yesterday at about 4 pm.
It arrived in Southern England at lunchtime today :eek: .
I can't believe how fast this was. I was fully expecting it to arrive sometime after Monday at the earliest.
Old fashioned service at it's finest. Even the post office is to be congratulated!!
Thanks Charlie(y)
 

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:) Happens quite regularly with CGM.

Got some bellows tape glue a couple of weeks back. Paid for at 15:49, arrived next day around 12ish in London.
I believe the mail trains run faster going down hill.
 

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I put an order in with Charlie Marshal of CGM. in Scotland Yesterday at about 4 pm.
It arrived in Southern England at lunchtime today :eek: .
I can't believe how fast this was. I was fully expecting it to arrive sometime after Monday at the earliest.
Old fashioned service at it's finest. Even the post office is to be congratulated!!
Thanks Charlie(y)
I order from CGM to ship to Canada and most of the time the envelope gets here in less than a week!
 

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Count your blessings. In the US the Post Office has been pretty well gutted by a political hack in an effort to end mail-in voting.
I have a small package that hasn’t arrived after a month.
 

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Count your blessings. In the US the Post Office has been pretty well gutted by a political hack in an effort to end mail-in voting.
I have a small package that hasn’t arrived after a month.
Indeed. After decades of consistently fast and reliable service, in a matter of months, the US post is no longer fast nor reliable, yet it is more expensive—and with promises of even higher prices and poorer service yet to cone!
 
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Australia Post, here, took more than two weeks to deliver a letter approximately 1 kilometre from mailbox to recipient's office.
Taking a week (or more) from our rural town to an address in our state capital (80 km) is routine.
Once upon a time it would have been overnight.
No wonder they call it "snail mail "!😀
 
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