It's time to write the cards and address the envelopes, but how late can you leave it to post them this year?
If you want to get your letters and parcels to your loved ones on time, make sure you don't miss the posting dates recommended by Royal Mail.
Royal Mail is issuing a reminder to the public to get their items in the post in time - and not forget to include the postcode on all addresses.
The last post dates are:
For second class mail: December 19, 2015
For first class mail: December 21, 2015
For special delivery items, December 23, 2015