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Isle of Man: Manx Tholtans by Ray Kelly Stamp Issue

Photographer and author Ray Kelly started his photographic recording of Manx Tholtans some thirty years ago with the aim of capturing the fragile ruins of old Manx farm and Industrial dwellings. Ray began documenting the buildings after he observed how … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Fashion

Isle of Man IOM issued a set of six stamps highlights the work of two Manx-born fashion designers, Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi.They founded the fashion house Preen by Thornton Bregazzi in 1996. In the more than two decades since … Continue reading

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IOM Issued Stamps on  Manx History

Isle of Man Post Office (IOMPO) has teamed up with Manx photographer and historian, Ray Kelly, to commission a set of six stamps featuring some of the Island’s last remaining tholtans.The stamps were issuedon 5th January 2018. The word tholtan … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2017 Stamps: Isle of Man

Twelve Days of Christmas A festive set of twelve stamps to bring joy and cheer! This festive collection is presented by Isle of Man Post Office with best wishes and good cheer in the spirit of the popular Christmas song … Continue reading

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Isle of Man Issued Stamps on Manx Cats by Lesley Anne Ivory

A charming set of four stamps from celebrated cat artist Lesley Anne Ivory Lesley Anne Ivory is without doubt the most talented cat artist of this generation. Her work has evolved over many years into a very recognisable genre and … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Isle of Man

BLOODHOUND SSC The engineering excellence and technical innovation behind the BLOODHOUND project to set a new land speed world record is encapsulated in this Isle of Man Post Office miniature sheet.It is not only a celebration of the bid to … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Princes Diana

Guernsey The stamps issued on 1 September 2017 to mark the 25th anniversary of The Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment (PWRR) including a miniature sheet depicting Diana, Princess of Wales, who was the Regiment’s Colonel-in-Chief from 1992-1997. Formed on the … Continue reading

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IOM Issued Stamps on Time Eating Clocks

An inventor who designed and made a series of “time-eating clocks” has been honoured on a set of Isle of Man stamps.Dr John Taylor also invented the the bimetal thermostat, a crucial safety feature on electric kettles which turns them … Continue reading

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IOM Issued Stamps on Costal Birds

 The set of six stamps featuring the work of renowned local wildlife artist Jeremy Paul. This, is the eleventh stamp issue with the award winning artist, celebrates the important conservation work of the Manx BirdLife census. This collection features the … Continue reading

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 Isle of Man Issued Stamps on 300 Years of Freemasonry

Isle of Man has issued a set of six stamps marking three hundred years of the United Grand Lodge of England and English Freemasonry. Freemasonry is a ‘system of morality, veiled in allegory and illustrated by symbols’. This formed the … Continue reading

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