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Royal Mail will Issue Stamps on Songbirds

This 10-stamp issue explores some familiar and less well-known songbirds, whose song defines the British spring and early summer, from birds with simple songs to those with complex repertoires. Issue Date: 4th May 2017

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Royal Mail: Horseracing Stamp Issue

This year to mark the 40th anniversary of Red Rum’s history-making third Grand National win, Royal Mail has teamed with an artist to launch a unique collection.The stamps feature eight champion horses achieving their greatest wins on UK race courses … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Royal Mail

Royal Mail Heritage: Mail by Rail Post & Go Stamps Personalised with the recipient’s name and address. Contains an information card, written by Julian Stray of The Postal Museum, which expounds on the theme of each stamp.  Travelling Post Office: … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Archaeological Treasures

Royal Mail has released a set of eight stamps on some  of the archaeological treasures of prehistoric Britain have been featured in a new set of eight stamps.Issued by the Royal Mail, the stamps include illustrations of a headdress dug … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Stamp Issue Programme for 2017

Royal Mail’s 2017 Special Stamp programme is set to showcase the “Best of British” in a range of subjects from some of the greatest racehorses from the past six decades to beautiful birds that herald spring and summer in the … Continue reading

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Royal Mail:Star War Stamp Issue

Issue Date-20 October 2016

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Agatha Christie

Royal Mail has issued a set of six stamps on the occasion of 40th death anniversary of Agatha Christie.Royal Mail is also celebrating the centenary of her writing her first crime novel.The six stamps contain hidden secrets in the form … Continue reading

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Royal Mail:The Great Fire of London Stamp Issue

Royal  Mail has issued a set of stamps on 2nd September 2016 on the occasion of  350 years of The Great Fire of London.It  is one of the most infamous events in British history. These stamps tells the story of … Continue reading

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Royal Mail:Post Office at War Stamp Issue

Royal mail has issued a set of stamps on 21st June 2016 to commemorate 100 years of the First World War.

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on 90th B’Day of Queen Elizabeth

Three out of six stamps focusing on her family life, and three honouring her official work for the country. Royal Mail has never issued a stamp featuring The Queen with her father, and this is remedied with the first stamp. … Continue reading

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