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Ireland Issued Stamp on  Death Centenary of John Redmond

John Redmond was an Irish nationalist politician . Designed by Post Studio and lithographed by Cartor. Date of Issue: 1 March 2018

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps: Ireland

Shah Jahan Ireland Issued a postage stamp on Mugal Emperor Shah Jahan on   19th  January 2018.The stamp is a part of a set issued on the occasion of 50th death anniversary of Sir Alfred Chester Beatty, art collector and public … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Ireland

9th Definitive Series The History of Ireland in 100 Objects- 8 stamps – Designed by Zinc Design Consultants and printed in HP Indigo high resolution digital print by CCL Label Ireland Ltd. and perforated 11 x 11.5. The stamps are … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamp on Bicentenary of Dublin GPO

The imposing Georgian building is said to be the oldest still-functioning postal headquarters in the world. It was designed by Armagh architect Francis Johnston, and served as headquarters for the rebels in the 1916 Easter Rising.  The one Euro stamp … Continue reading

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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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