Terms of Business

Philangles Ltd is an independent firm of stamp dealers established in 1990 and S J Carson is the sole proprietor. Philangles Limited is a company registered in England whose company number is 06510160 and VAT registration number is GB 570 7398 15. The registered office of Philangles Limited is Carson House, 44 Legh Street, Warrington, WA1 1UJ 

The website shop.philangles.co.uk is owned and operated by Philangles Limited

All references to “we”, “us”, “our”, “our website” or “the website” are references to Philangles Limited. “You” or “your” or “yours” refers to the ordering party or the person on whose behalf the order is made. 

These terms and conditions are valid for any order placed on the website shop.philangles.co.uk. We do not accept other terms and conditions by you. We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time and it is your responsibility to check before ordering.


All orders placed on shop.philangles.co.uk are binding on your behalf and will be treated by Philangles Limited as an offer to buy.

All orders received via the website will be acknowledged by a system generated order confirmation e-mail at which time we enter into a contract with you.

If a confirmation e-mail is not received, your order may not have been received and you should contact us to confirm this.

Cancellation of Orders

You have a right (Under The Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000) to cancel your order in writing seven working days, beginning with the day after the day on which you receive the goods. Please see below for method and costs of return. 


The prices shown on the website are exclusive of VAT which is charged at the current applicable rate on all orders delivered to addresses within the EU. If your address is outside the EU, then VAT will not be charged.  Channel Islands residents should select ‘Channel Islands’ rather than ‘United Kingdom’ as their delivery country otherwise VAT will be charged.

The price for the goods shown on our website at the date of your order is the applicable price. Price changes may occur over a period of time and will be updated on our website.

If your delivery address is outside the UK, you may be required to pay import duties and taxes when your order reaches your country. These and any additional charges for customs clearance are your responsibility.


Payments can be made by card (all major debit and credit cards accepted). Card payments are made by using our high security payment system through worldpay.com.


Postage is charged at the applicable flat rate stated on our website.  (There are different rates for (i) United Kingdom and Channel Islands and (ii) the rest of the world).

Your order will normally be packed and dispatched by Royal Mail first class post within 48 hours although during busy periods this time period may be a few days longer.   Larger stamps often take 2-3 days longer.

Current shipping time/delivery times displayed on our website are to provide a guideline only and are not guaranteed.  We shall not be liable to you for any delays in delivery.

Please note that customers are solely responsible for entering complete and correct postal details for each order. We are not liable or responsible for any lost orders owing to incorrect information being given.

Privacy Policy

Your personal details will only be used to handle the order and all information gathered will never be passed on to or sold to third parties. However, please note that from time to time we may contact you via email or newsletter regarding our products and services.


If you wish to make a complaint, please fully detail your issue and feel free to forward this on to us either by e-mail: office@philangles.co.uk or post to: Philangles Limited, Carson House, Legh Street, Warrington, WA1 1UJ and we will fully investigate the matter and respond to the complaint within 14 working days.

Returns & Refunds

Philangles Limited offer a return of goods scheme. Customers not satisfied with any item purchased may return them provided:

  • A genuine reason is given
  • The item is returned within 3 days of receipt
  • The item is returned in the condition it was received in
  • The item has not been viewed in person

If all conditions are met Philangles Limited will refund the cost of each item returned, postage and where an item has been misdescribed the customers return postage. Overseas customers mark on the package VAT number 570 7398 15. If any of items have been viewed before purchase we will not offer the returns scheme, they are sold as seen and you must be completely satisfied before making the purchase. 

Company Information

Philangles Ltd is an independent firm of stamp dealers established in 1990 and S J Carson is the sole proprietor.

Philangles Limited is a company registered in England whose company number is 06510160 and VAT registration number is GB 570 7398 15.

The registered office of Philangles Limited is Carson House, Legh Street, Warrington, WA1 1UJ.

Governing Law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English Law. Disputes arising in connection with these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

These terms and conditions do not affect your statutory rights.