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Ireland Issued Stamp on 50th Death Anniversary of Che Guevara

50 years ago this year, Argentinian Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara died. To commemorate this event An Post issued this beautiful stamp which is based on the iconic image created by Irish artist Jim Fitzpatrick. Date of Issue: October 5, 2017 … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamp on 50 Years of Second Level Education

Two Gorey Community School students are the face of the new €1 commemorative stamp from An Post celebrating 50 years of second level education in Ireland.The stamp, designed by leading designer Ger Garland with photography by Alan Betson, features Lauren … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamps on National Ploughing Championships

A brace of stamps released by An Post celebrates Ireland’s National Ploughing Championships, which kick off in Tullamore next week. Horsepower in both its forms serves to illustrate the ploughing championships. The first features Eamonn Tracey from Carlow, who has … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamp on Death Centenary of Francis Ledwidge

The €1 stamp features a portrait of the Co Meath poet and incorporates a photograph of a blackbird by nature photographer Lewis Bates.It was designed by Dublin design agency Detail.Ledwidge was born in Slane, Co Meath in 1887. He began … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamps on Railway Stations

An Post have brought out a special series of stamps featuring four train stations – including Bagenalstown in Carlow. The stations featured are Heuston Station, Dublin, Clarke Station, Dundalk, Kent Station in Cork and Bagenalstown Station in Carlow.

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Ireland Issued emoji – no, really Stamps

An Post released a sheet of stamps commemorating the emoji accompanied by the phrase “Don’t Worry Be Happy” written in both Irish and English. The stamps were designed by The stone twins   two Irish brothers now based in Amsterdam.

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Ireland is planning for 2019 Stamps

India Post has to learn something from Ireland post.Irish postal service has published its stamp issue programme for 2017.Stamp issue programme for 2018 is final and will be announced this year.Anpost has now invited suggestions from common people about 2019 … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Australia The religious stamp designs have been created using the intricate art of hand paper-cut.Two other stamps have been designed to reflect more secular celebration and the universal values of joy and goodwill. Date of Issue: 31 October 2016 Belarus Belarus … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamps on Lighthouses

Ireland issued a set of 4 stamps on lighthouses on 6th  October 2016There are four stamps in the collection designed by Vermillion Design, featuring Irish Lights staff working on a buoy; a helicopter at work near Fanad  lighthouse  in Donegal; … Continue reading

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New Irish Stamps on Shop Fronts

Heritage shops have proved a big hit with readers with several making this year’s shortlist. The Winding Stair in Dublin and Vibes & Scribes in Cork are on 72 cent stamps while Clerke , a grocer in  Skibbereen and Thomas … Continue reading

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