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PETA asks for animal-friendly stamp

29 May 2020

PETA, the animal rights organisation, has urged the Royal Mail to create a special-edition stamp featuring a block of tofu along with the message 'Tofu Never Caused a Pandemic.'

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Guernsey reveals design-a-stamp winners
Guernsey Post has revealed the twelve children who have won a design-a-stamp competition and will see their designs…
22 May 2020
Autumn Stampex postponed
Stampex, the national stamp exhibition, which was set to be held in London from 30 September to 3 October, has been…
22 May 2020
Stamps issued for ‘ghost’ events
The cancellation or postponement of events due to the Covid19 pandemic mean that some commemorative stamps have been…
20 May 2020
Vote for your favourite Europa stamp
PostEurop, the association which represents European public postal operators, is inviting collectors to vote for their…
18 May 2020
Museum seeks family histories of Post Office heroes
The Postal Museum has launched campaign to find family histories from relatives of Post Office service personnel who…
07 May 2020
Ride the Mail Rail from the comfort of your home
The Postal Museum have launched a 'Make a Connection' online hub for everyone to enjoy the museum experience virtually…
07 May 2020
Royal Mail join campaign to encourage writing
Royal Mail, Action for Children and The Prince’s Trust have created a toolkit to help children, young people and their…
05 May 2020
Covid-19 Update: the latest from the stamp world
We bring you the latest news and updates from stamp traders, post offices, and auction houses around the world, giving…
04 May 2020

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