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Jersey: Post & Go  Stamps on Shells

Jersey’s temperate climate, as well as its geographical distance from mainland Britain, creates a unique marine environment for a wide variety of molluscs. This diversity, in turn, provides Jersey’s picturesque beaches with some of the prettiest shells within the British … Continue reading

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The Crest of Jersey Stamp Issue

With the same design which features on Jersey Post’s 2015 Definitive stamps and 2016 Post & Go stamps, six special stamps are issued with a new seasonal palette of colours suitable for the spring months, and bearing the latest postage … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued MS on King Edward VIII

Edward VIII, Queen Victoria’s great grandson, reigned as King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Empire, and Emperor of India from 20 January 1936 until his abdication on 11 December of the same year.This Miniature Sheet … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on Winter  Seasons

Often associated with beach holidays, Jersey’s great outdoors continues to be enjoyed by islanders and visitors during the winter months, which are the mildest in the British Isles. Snow settles on the Island only occasionally and the beautiful countryside, coastal … Continue reading

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Jersey :Myths and Legends Stamp Issue

Throughout history, Jersey has had a particular affinity with folklore, and stories have evolved from tales of smugglers, lovers and witches, as well as the ever-changing influences of neighbouring countries, visitors and invaders. Many myths and legends are still known … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on Centenary of The Great War

The cataclysmic events of The Great War 1914-1918 involved a diverse range of nations and more combatants than any war before or since, of which over 37 million became casualties. Many of the war’s key battles, fought from the fields … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on 1950s Popular Culture

Six stamps explore aspects of 1950s popular culture, namely language, music, fashion, events, food and leisure. The Miniature Sheet offers an artistic representation of one of Jersey’s main shopping streets in the 1950s. Jersey’s colourful history and culture have been … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on Dance World Cup

Jersey Post has released stamps to celebrate the 2016 Bloch Dance World Cup, which is being hosted in the island.The company say they’ve made the designs vibrant and colours to reflect the ‘fun and excitement’ of the international event.The set … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on 100th Muratti Vase

Jersey’s footballers will take on their Guernsey counterparts at Springfield Stadium in the final of the historic tournament, which also involves Alderney.To mark the centenary match, Jersey Post has produced a set of stamps featuring a montage of historic press … Continue reading

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New Europa 2016  Stamps:Jersey

The first three stamps in this set were designed for Jersey Post and feature words and phrases relating to sustainability and the environment. The words have been arranged in the shape of a head, the island of Jersey and a … Continue reading

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