Frequently Asked Questions

What is a telegram?

Our telegram is based on a retrostyle 1930's telegram format and can be delivered in the United Kingdom by first class post, special delivery or recorded delivery. It is dispatched by airmail, airsure or international signed for if the delivery address is outside the United Kingdom.

How to use our site and send a telegram

It's really easy to send one, click on "write a telegram".

Step 1: Select your telegram heading

We offer a wide selection to cater for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, Christmas and most occasions.

Step 2: Compose your message

Type your message and if you wish, you can change the colour of your telegram from cream to pale green, light pink or light blue to suite the occasion. You can also select a special date for the telegram date stamp.

Step 3: Enter details of the person you are sending it to

Please ensure that address details are correct to avoid delays. You can change the envelope colour to match the telegram if you wish.

Step 4: Enter your details and proceed to Paypal for payment

Select your delivery options and the date you would like your telegram posted. We accept most major credit and debit cards.

Step 5: Order confirmation

You will receive a confirmation email from Telegrams4u and Paypal when your order has been placed and another email from Telegrams4u when your telegram has been sent.

That's all there is to it - easy and a good quality, personalised telegram will be on it's way.

Is it safe to use the internet for your order?

Your debit or credit card details and personal information is secure when using our website. We use industry standard SSL encryption to protect your personal information and card details, whilst they are being transmitted over the Internet We do not store your card information on our website after the transaction is completed.

Are my details passed to a third party?

Your personal details are stored securely and will not be passed to a third party.

How is a telegram sent?

Our telegrams are dispatched using Royal Mail under the terms and conditions of their service provision. Once a telegram is posted, we are not responsible for final delivery to the recipient.

Telegrams addressed to Hotels or Public Buildings

Delivery is to the reception of the location specified, we cannot guarantee onward delivery to the recipient.


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