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New Stamps from Luxembourg

100 Years of  FSCL At last, in 1917 after several unsuccessful attempts to found an association, the “Fédération des Sociétés Cyclistes Luxembourgeoises (FSCL)” [Luxembourgish Cycling Federation] was born. Founding members hailed from clubs from Hollerich, Kayl, Mamer, Monnerich, Mühlenbach, Schifflingen, … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamp on  500th Anniversary of Count Peter-Ernest von Mansfeld

Peter-Ernst von Mansfeld was Governor of Luxembourg from 1545 to 1604 by order of the Spanish crown. At the age of 18 Mansfeld entered the service of the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V. In 1563 Mansfeld began building his noble … Continue reading

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New Europa Stamps 2017

Monaco The stamp features a beautiful design of the Prince’s Palace which has been the stronghold and home of the lords and princes of Monaco since 1297. Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Stefano MORRI Process: Offset  Size: 30 x 40,85 mm vertical Values: €1.10 Luxembourg “Dommeldenger … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Aland The Åland stamp for the 2017 Europa theme shows the Kastelholm castle. Dating back to the late 1300s, the well-preserved ruins of the only medieval castle in Åland are located in Sund. Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Niclas Nordlund Printer: Cartor Security Printing … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

50 Years of Voluntary Service in the Army and 175th Anniversary  of the Military Band Since the law to abolish compulsory military service and introduce voluntary military service entered into force on 29 June 1967, more than 8,350 volunteer soldiers … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamps on Vintage Racing Cars

Issue Date: 17.04.2017 Designer: Benoit Deliège / POST Luxembourg Process: Digital Colours: 4 Colours Size: A4 Size Values: €9.60

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

25th Anniversary of Josy Barthel Joseph “Josy” Barthel was a Luxembourg track and field athlete, Olympic champion and politician. Seen as an outsider, his final sprint to victory in the 1,500-m race at the 15th Olympic Games in Helsinki in … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Niue Date of Release-7 December 2016 Tolekau Date of Release-7 December 2016 Slovakia The theme of the children’s stamp is a drawing by Vaneska Pecekova from the United school in Komarno. She drew a picture of the Three Kings. The … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

Grand Prix Every two years, Post Luxembourg organises a philatelic drawing competition in which children at primary school and young people at secondary school are invited to take part. The theme this year was “biodiversity”. Biodiversity encompasses the various different … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

50 Years of the Rout Breck On 24th October this year, the “Red Bridge” celebrates the 50th anniversary of its inauguration.The Red Bridge, officially the “Pont Grand-Duchesse Charlotte”, is a symbol of Luxembourg. The “Rout Bréck”, as it is known … Continue reading

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