Jersey:Stamp on Queen’s 85th Birthday

\"\"Jersey Post has released stamp on 85th birthday of her majesty The Queen .In this stamp  she is portrayed during Her 2005 visit to Jersey. After one year, the stamp will become the new GBP 3.00 value in Jersey Post’s Definitive range of postage stamps.

During the Queen’s last visit to the Island in 2005, accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh, the people of Jersey were celebrating the 60th anniversary of Liberation from Occupation by German Forces. During Her address to the crowd in Liberation square, She recalled how the Islanders had impressed Her with their ability to put behind them such difficult times, so quickly and that the special privileges granted to them by the Crown so many centuries ago, had formed the basis of the success the Island of Jersey enjoys today.

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