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Guernsey to vend Post & Go stamps  at Guernsey’s Tourist Information Centre
Guernsey Stamps has announced that its Post & Go desktop unit (DKU) GG03 will return to Guernsey Information Centre in…
04 March 2019
Stamp price increase breached Ofcom rules but could raise £60,000 for charity
From 25 March, the price of a 1st Class stamp will increase by 3p to 70p and the price of a 2nd Class stamp will…
22 February 2019
USPS reveals five more stamps for USA's 2019 stamp schedule
The US Postal Service has revealed five more subjects to be featured on USA stamps during 2019, including  tennis…
11 February 2019
British philatelist Chris King to be awarded prestigious Lichtenstein Memorial…
The Board of Governors of the have announced that British philatelist Christopher King has been awarded the 2019 Alfred…
09 February 2019
New world record price for Chinese 'Dowager' stamp
Auction house Spink has set a new world record price for a 'Dowager' stamp, with a 9 candareen stamp, with the variety…
18 January 2019
Errors spotted in Potter Prestige Stamp Booklets
Collectors have discovered a number of errors in the Prestige Stamp Books issued to coincide with Royal Mail’s recent…
07 January 2019
Royal Mail to offer limited edition Stamp Classics overprint at Stampex
Royal Mail are set to issue a limited edition overprinted version of the ‘Stamp Classics’ miniature sheet at Stampex in…
05 January 2019
Royal Mail issue letter of apology following D-Day stamp mix-up
Following news that Royal Mail used an incorrect image on the D-Day landing stamps planned for June 2019, Stephen Agar,…
28 December 2018
Royal Mail use incorrect image for D-Day stamp set preview
Royal Mail have been heavily criticised for using the incorrect image on a planned D-Day Landings stamp, which was…
28 December 2018

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