Those pre-ordering an iPad in the UK may now have to wait until next month for delivery, according to “Macworld UK” (

Currently the UK Apple Store has ‘Ships: By June 7th’ for the iPad, over a week later than the official launch date. Faced with “surprisingly strong” US demand Apple delayed the iPad launch internationally in nine countries – Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland and the UK – until the end of May.