Email from Amazon . The header (which I can't copy/paste) reads; December 25th, todays Boxing Day Deals. Then the text goes on..... Dear Amazon.co.uk Customer, We thought you'd like to know that Boxing Day Deals Week is now live until December 31. Just a couple of points. Boxing day is 26th. A week from boxing day would be the 1st Jan. Perhaps they been at the cooking sherry .