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Royal Mail is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the “Queen’s head” design used on all of its regular stamps.To mark 50 years since the first Machin Definitive stamp was issued in 1967, London-based consultancy Atelier Works has launched a set … Continue reading
The set of six stamps and miniature sheet combines photos of the coronation with intricate patterns, multiple layers of graphics, and sapphire tones.The stamps are the work of local graphics designer, Stephen Perera, who said he was honoured to produce … Continue reading
Royal Mail Heritage: Mail by Rail Post & Go Stamps Personalised with the recipient’s name and address. Contains an information card, written by Julian Stray of The Postal Museum, which expounds on the theme of each stamp. Travelling Post Office: … Continue reading
Thailand has issued a stamp on Queen Sirikit on her 84th Birthday.
To mark the 90th birthday of Her Majesty the Queen, acclaimed royal photographer Arthur Edwards MBE and Isle of Man released a set of eight stamps.With a career spanning almost forty years, Arthur has travelled the world as The Sun … Continue reading
New Zealand has issued two stamps to commemorate the visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince George.The stamps depict a family portrait taken at the Middleton family home and the official portrait from Prince George\’s christening.Queen Elizabeth … Continue reading
The Defintive 2014 features the Queen Elizabeth II portrait from the 1953 Definitive as its main design feature.The stamps come in a variety of colours for people to be able to easily distinguish the values.
In 1938, and within ten months of each other, two people were born who, thirty-seven years later, would become the King and Queen of Spain: Juan Carlos de Borbon and Sofia of Greece. As a tribute to the 75th Birthday of Their … Continue reading
Queen Elizabeth II was crowned in Westminster Abbey on 2nd June 1953 as Monarch of Great Britain, Ireland and the British Dominions beyond the seas and has been seen as a steady hand in an ever changing world during these last 60 … Continue reading
The Island\’s Post Office will issue a set of commemorative stamps next month to mark the sixtieth anniversary of the Queen\’s coronation.Member of the legislative council, Alex Downie OBE, has collected coronation items for over forty years and his memorabilia … Continue reading