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Help ordering a magazine subscription

Receive every issue hot off the press, direct to your door. You'll also be protected from any price rises for the term of your subscription.

To place your order online:

  1. Choose which magazine you would like to order
  2. Select your payment term and click 'Buy Now'
  3. Click 'Checkout'
  4. Complete the order form
  5. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!*

*Your acknowledgement email will be sent to you with all your subscription details: your subscriber number, your start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about your subscription.

To place your order on the telephone:

Speak to a member of our customer service team on:

UK: 0344 848 2852  International: +44 344 848 2852

UK calls cost 5p per minute from a BT landline, other networks and mobiles may vary

Phone lines are open:

  • Monday-Friday 0800-2130
  • Saturday 0800-1600

If you’re having problems completing your order, you can also contact us here

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Ordering a gift subscription

Simply follow the ordering instructions and don't forget to submit the recipients address details. 

To order a gift subscription:

  1. Choose the magazine you would like to give as a gift
  2. In the checkout, tick the checkbox next to ‘Is this a Gift’
  3. Tick 'Different Delivery Name and Address' to add the recipients details (this is the address you would like the magazine sent to)
  4. If you wish to send an e-card, tick the checkbox
  5. Complete the order form
  6. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!

An acknowledgement email will be sent to you detailing all subscription details: subscriber number, start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about the gift subscription. You also have the option of sending an e-card welcoming the lucky recipient to their new subscription.

Gift subscriptions are perfect for special occasions such as Christmas, Birthdays, Mothers Day and Fathers Day. Ordering is simple, and all gift orders will receive a gift card, so why not buy a gift subscription today? Find out more about buying a gift subscription.

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When will my issue arrive?

On the subscription order form, you can select the issue that you would prefer to start your subscription. The on sale dates will be listed for each magazine, and all magazines being mailed to a UK address should arrive around the same day as the on sale date. Find out upcoming magazine on sale dates.

International (customers outside the UK)

Speed of delivery to subscribers outside the UK depends on the quality of service provided by the various organisations during transportation. Please allow approximately 10-14 days for delivery from when the item is mailed to avoid disappointment. Contact us if you have not received your magazine 14 days after UK on-sale date

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International orders

For international orders, price you pay will be dependant on the exchange rate of your credit card company and may fluctuate. We can deliver magazine subscriptions all over the world, and postage and packaging is included in the price.

When will my magazine arrive?

We dispatch your order as quickly as possible. The speed of delivery obviously depends on the quality of service provided by the postal service in each country, so please allow approximately 10-14 days from when your magazine is mailed for it to arrive.

Need to get in touch?

You can contact our customer services team at contact@myfavouritemagazines.co.uk or call 0344 848 2852 For more information, see our contact us page.

 

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Ordering a single or back issue

We deliver worldwide, and postage and packaging costs are included in the price.

We accept major Credit and Debit Cards (Visa/Mastercard/Amex). If you’re buying from outside the UK, the price you pay will be dependant on the exchange rate of your credit card company and may fluctuate.

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Ordering a single or back issue as a gift

Select the magazine, then click 'Buy a Back Issue', and select the issue you'd like to purchase. Order as you would normally and you will be given an option to provide the name and address of the intended gift recipient. You can opt to send your gift recipient an eCard on a selected date, perfect for Birthdays and Christmas!

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Placing an order for a pre-order item

If you are placing an order for a pre-order item, payment will be taken at the time you place your order. We aim to deliver pre-order items by the release date. However, please note, occasional unforeseen delays at production, mean we are unable to guarantee a specific date of delivery.

Content of pre-order items is subject to change and where stated that the cover image is not finalised, a related image may be used to promote the product.



About Gift Subscriptions

Our gift magazine subscriptions are available on all magazine titles. You can send your own personalised e-card and recipients even have the choice to switch to another magazine at anytime during their subscriptions.

We offer gift subscriptions for Print, Digital and Print + Digital versions of the magazines. Our digital magazines can be read on iOS (iPad/iPhone) or Android devices. Click to find out more.

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How do I order a gift subscription?

These can be bought via MyFavouriteMagazines for all available magazines. Just follow these easy steps.

  1. Choose a magazine from a great range of titles
  2. Select your payment option and subscription term
  3. Go to your basket
  4. Your gift subscription will automatically start with the next available issue, unless you select a later start date.
  5. Follow the quick and simple checkout process
  6. Make sure you select the ‘tick box’ when asked ‘Is this a gift?’
  7. Choose and personalise your free e-card
  8. Sit back, relax, and see them receive their gift month after month

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I’ve placed a Gift Subscription Order, What happens next?

‘Print’ Gift Subscriptions: When you complete your purchase, you will be sent details of your print gift subscription via email, usually within 30 minutes, but please allow up to 24 hours. This will include the date that the recipient can expect their first issue. You don’t need to do anything else, but you can manage the details of the subscription by going to myfavouritemagazines.co.uk/youraccount/

‘Digital’ & ‘Print + Digital’ Gift Subscriptions: Once you've placed your order, you will receive details of the gift subscription via email. This will include a .PDF file as an attachment. The ‘Gift Subscription’ PDF will include details of the subscription as well as ‘Download instructions’ that can be printed or forwarded onto the recipient. In most cases this information will be sent to you within 30 minutes, but please allow up to 24 hrs.

Instant Digital Access: If you ordered a ‘Digital’ or ‘Print + Digital’ subscription, the digital magazine can be accessed immediately. Don’t worry though - by accessing the digital magazine straightaway, it will not effect the term or length of the gift subscription.

Gift eCards: If you selected to send an e-card, this will automatically be sent on the date you specified during the checkout.

If you don’t receive your ‘Welcome’ email within 24hrs, please contact us.

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I’ve received a subscription as a gift, what happens next?

‘Print’ Gift Subscriptions: the recipient should of now given you details of your gift subscription. This would of included the date that you can expect your first issue. You don’t need to do anything else, except sit back, relax and wait for your first issue to arrive. You can manage the details of the subscription and check on-sale dates by going to myfavouritemagazines.co.uk/youraccount/.

‘Digital’ Gift Subscriptions: the recipient should have now sent you details of your gift subscription. This should of included your 10 digit ‘Subscription Number’. You will need this to ‘register’ your subscription and create your digital magazine login credentials.

To access your digital subscription, follow these instructions;

    1. Go to MyFavouriteMagazines.co.uk/activate to register your subscription
    2. Follow the instructions onscreen and complete activation
    3. To read issues on your device, please select from the below download instructions:
Apple iPad/iPhone iOS Download Instructions. Click here
Android Download Instructions. Click here

If you don’t have your ‘Subscriber Number’ – please contact the person who bought the gift subscription. If you’re having problems finding your ‘Subscriber Number’, please contact us.

Instant Digital Access: If you ordered a ‘Digital’ or ‘Print + Digital’ subscription, the digital magazine can be accessed immediately. Don’t worry though - by accessing the digital magazine straightaway, it will not effect the term or length of the gift subscription.

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