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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
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
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
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
Issue Date-20 October 2016
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
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
Royal mail has issued a set of stamps on 21st June 2016 to commemorate 100 years of the First World War.
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
The Royal Mail has issued 10 first class stamps on 5th April 2016 featuring phrases from his plays and sonnets.Quotations on the stamps are from plays including Hamlet, Macbeth and Romeo And Juliet.