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New Stamps from Slovenia

May Declaration: First World War Issue Date:16.11.2017 Designer:Edi Berk Printer:Agencija za komercijalnu djelatnost d.o.o., Zagreb, Hrvaška Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours Bela Krajina Povitica & Roast Lamb with Rosemary Issue Date:16.11.2017 Designer:Edi Berk Printer:Poštovni tiskárna cenin, Praha, Češka Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours Gorenje … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Guernsey

70th Wedding Anniversary of The Queen and Prince Philip On the 20th November 2017, Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary marking a milestone 70 years of marriage. They have … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Portugal

150 Years Of The Abolition of the Death Penalty in Portugal Portugal was one of the pioneering countries in incorporating in its legal system a law to abolish the death penalty for civil crimes.On 26 June 1867, as part of … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Centenary of WWI

Our five-year commemoration of the First World War has now reached 1917, which saw the US enter the conflict, new challenges at sea and the will of our soldiers being tested like never before.

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Belgium Issued Third Set of World War I Centenary

Issue Date: 16.06.2016 Designer: Kris Demey Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Rotogravure Colours: 4 Size: 185 mm x 152 mm Values: €5,65d

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Australia Issued Stamps on Centenary of First World War

Australia has issued third set of stamps in a series marking the Centenary of World War I, focusing on events of 1916 as they affected Australians on the frontline and at home.The stamps in this latest issue portray the Australian troops’ arrival … Continue reading

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New Zealand will Issue Stamp on Soldier of Cook Island

New Zealand will issue a stamp on soldier of Cook Island Solomon Isaacs who served with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in its latest series of stamps commemorating the First World War. ‘1916 Courage and Commitment’ is the third installment … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Isle of Man

Battle of Jutland There are two 175p stamps featuring the faces of four of the key figures from the contentious confrontation, Commander British Grand Fleet  Admiral Sir John Jellicoe, Commander German High Seas Fleet Admiral Reinhard Scheer, Commander Battle Cruiser … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Gibraltar

150 Years of Gibraltar Fire & Rescue Service This year the Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service will celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the formation of a Fire Service in Gibraltar. It was on the 20 of November of 1865 that … Continue reading

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Gibraltar:Centenary of World War I Stamp Issue

World War I, also known as the First World War, was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. From the time of its occurrence until the approach of World … Continue reading

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