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New Stamps from Royal Mail

Mail by Air Stamp Issue   Value Description As overprinted by Post & Go machine First UK aerial mail, 1911 At 4.58pm, on 9 September 1911, Gustav Hamel flew from Hendon to Windsor in a Blériot monoplane carrying 23½lb of mail, … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Toys

The UK’s favourite toys from the past 100 years are being celebrated in a new set of stamps from the Royal Mail. Characters in the set include the Sindy doll and Action Man, as well as brands like Spirograph, Stickle … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Windmills

Royal Mail is issuing a new set of special stamps featuring three windmills and three watermills from around the UK.The set is made up of stamps featuring: Nutley Windmill, East Sussex; New Abbey Corn Mill, Dumfries and Galloway; Ballycopeland Windmill, … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Centenary of WWI

Our five-year commemoration of the First World War has now reached 1917, which saw the US enter the conflict, new challenges at sea and the will of our soldiers being tested like never before.

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Modern Architecture

Royal Mail has issued a Special Stamp set to celebrate 10 buildings that represent the renaissance of contemporary architecture in the UK of recent yearsThe Landmark Buildings issue uses photography to capture the distinctive lines and shapes of these remarkable … Continue reading

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Royal Mail will Issue Stamps on 50th Anniversary of the “Queen’s Head” Design Stamps

Royal Mail is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the “Queen’s head” design used on all of its regular stamps.To mark 50 years since the first Machin Definitive stamp was issued in 1967, London-based consultancy Atelier Works has launched a set … Continue reading

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Royal Mail: Postmarks of Songbirds Stamp Issue

By Wolfgang Beyer , Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Day of issue May 4th 2017

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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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Royal Mail New Machin and Country Definitive Stamps

Machin Country Definitive

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