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New Stamps Issued on Birds

Estonia :Bird of the Year – Turtledove The Estonian Ornithological Society has chosen turtledove the bird of the year 2017. There are two representatives of the genus: turtle dove and ruff turtle dove. We have to do with some of … Continue reading

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Guernsey Issued Stamps and MS on Year of Rooster

43p stamp – Rooster crowing as the sun comes up 57p stamp – Standing Rooster with a cockscomb 58p stamp – Sitting Rooster with egg  64p stamp – Two Roosters pecking a Chinese cabbage 70p stamp – Two Roosters standing … Continue reading

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Guernsey will Issue Stamps on Bailiwick Bird

The Meadow Pipit, now classified as endangered in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, will feature on stamps as part of collaboration with the WWF.These stamps will be released on 15th February 2017.

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New Stamps on Christmas

Alderney Stamps feature some of the images we commonly associate with Christmas, from the Christmas tree decorated with tinsel and lights, which grace many homes around the world, to the gifts sitting under it, delivered, as many children believe, by … Continue reading

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Guernsey Issued Stamps on Ramsar Herm

February 2016 marked the announcement that Herm, Jethou and the Humps, a collection of rocky islets off the north-eastern corner of Herm, had been formally designated as a Ramsar Site under the Convention on Wetlands.This Ramsar stamp sets have featured … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Postal History

Guernsey:500 Years of Postal History The history of the postal service in the UK reflects the enormous societal and political change that has taken us from sixteenth century Tudor England to the United Kingdom today.The stamps depict some of the … Continue reading

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Stamps Released to Commemorate World Stamp Show NY 2016

Australia Guenersy Date of Release:25 May 2016 Poland Date of Release:28 May 2016

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New Stamps from Guernsey

Victor Hugo In October 1855 Victor Hugo arrived in Guernsey, a political exile. He established a home for himself and family in St Peter Port at Hauteville House.  Almost every day he wrote. He completed les Misérables and composed many poems which … Continue reading

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Guernsey Issued Stamp on Critically Endangered Philippine Eagle

Guernsey Post issued a miniature sheet featuring Critically Endangered species under its Endangered Species series, Philippine Eagle, one of the world’s largest and most powerful eagles.The Philippine Eagle has been illustrated by world renowned wildlife artist, Joel Kirk, who has worked on … Continue reading

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New Sepac Stamps: Artists of Guernsey

This year’s SEPAC theme is ‘Culture’ and we have chosen to celebrate paintings from a variety of artists who had connections with Guernsey.This striking set includes two very different paintings of Moulin Huet Bay – one by Renoir and one … Continue reading

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