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The Illustrated London News Archive Calendar

The Illustrated London News Front Page Calendar is a collection of the publication’s finest pictorial newspaper covers released during 1930 to 1988. Created by distinguished artists and engravers, the Illustrated London News became the first fully illustrated newspaper to depict the vivid social history of London in print.

  • Personalise with Any Name and Message
  • Illustrated London News Calendar contains 12 vivid pictorials
  • Full colour A4 gloss finish cover
  • Start the calendar from any month
  • Marked with over 20 official holidays

Opening up a forgotten world of mystery and grandeur, the 12 vivid pictorials are printed on thick matte pages and are spiral bound beneath an A4 gloss finish cover. The recipient’s Name will be featured on the cover, as well as a special Message printed on the opening page.

This Illustrated London News Archive Calendar revisits an era of London life shortly after the Victorian period. Making its debut in 1842, the news magazine became iconic for its dazzling illustrations. Depicting social events such as galas, fairs, politics, world events and more, the calendar gives the recipient a window into London’s enigmatic history.

Your Personalised Illustrated London News Calendar

Personalise the calendar with the recipient’s Name of up to 30 characters which will appear on the cover. Include a special Message on the opening title page of up to 40 characters over 2 lines.

More Information

The Illustrated London News Archive Calendar is a collection of the publication’s finest pictorial newspaper covers released during 1930 to 1988.

Available in A4 and produced under licence by Signature Gifts Ltd. Your text will be printed exactly as you have entered it, so please double check spelling, punctuation and capitalisation.

Delivery Details

Production Royal Mail 48 APC overnight 24hour
1-2 working days £4.50 £7.50

We operate Monday to Friday only, so weekends and holidays do not count in timescales quoted. Orders placed before 12pm begin production that day (day 1), while orders received after this time begin production the following day. Orders placed on a Friday afternoon or over a weekend will begin production on Monday (day 1).

UK Delivery Services

Royal MailRoyal Mail 48™ service takes between 1-3 working days from production

APC overnightAPC Overnight will be delivered the next working day requiring a signature from the receiver.

International Delivery

Delivery times from production:

Location Royal Mail Air mail UPS
Delivery Cost Delivery Cost
Europe 3-5 working days £9.50 1-3 working days £20.00
North America 5-7 working days £16.00 1-2 working days £40.00
Rest of World 5-7 working days £16.00 3-5 working days £40.00

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