Well there's still hope. As I was browsing this very thread just now, the title of the tab holding my googlemail page changed to "Inbox (1)" and guess what
11:33pm on a Saturday, hats off to whoever is still working at RS.
For what it's worth, it looks like this:
Thank you for your registration
Thank you for joining the Raspberry Pi revolution and registering your interest in Raspberry Pi’s Model B board from RS Components.
We have received extraordinary levels of demand for this product. To help ensure as many people as possible can experience the Raspberry Pi concept, we are limiting boards to one per customer, and we will send you further information on your request in the next seven days. Once we receive the boards into stock, they will be allocated on a first-come first-serve basis, in order of when requests were received.
Thank you for your patience; we will be in touch as soon as possible with more details.