Frequently Asked Questions


Q. Can you provide me with valuations? or information regarding old patterns or designs?

A. Unfortunately, we are unable to give valuations for any purposes for products manufactured by ourselves. We suggest you contact your local antiques dealer to obtain a valuation. We regret that we cannot advise our customers on purchasing old patterns and their retail value, this is a personal value and is highly subjective.

Q. I have inherited some Royal Winton and the Tea set is missing a saucer, Can I obtain one from the factory?

A. Due to the long history of Royal Winton, and massive range many of the original moulds and patterns are no longer usable. Please feel free to email your enquiry to

Q. Can you provide me with Historical Background on Potters and History of individual pieces?

A. Due to the large number of staff who have worked for Royal Winton and previously Grimwades, I am afraid individual worker history has been lost along with much historical data.


Q. How do i place an order?

A. Online, but if you have problems email us

Q. Im having problems at the checkout, can you help?

A. We will try our best to help so that you can update your details as you wish. Simply email with your name and address and we will get back to you.

Q. Is it safe to order on your website?

A. Yes, your information is secure at our website. We take extra steps to keep your financial information private and safe. All transactions occur in a secure area of our site so that you can buy online with confidence.

Q. There has been a breakage during delivery, what shall i do?

A. Simply email us a photograph of the broken item(s) using our Customer Service email address, and set the subject as "breakages" We also suggest you include your order number, name and a daytime contact telephone number.

Royal Winton

C/O Duchess China LTD

Uttoxeter Road, Longton.


Staffordshire, England.


Tel : 01782 313061

Please note that we will only ship to UK addresses only.