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Royal Mail is to release a set of eight stamps for Old Vic bicentenary

The Old Vic Theatre first opened its doors in 1818 and this week celebrates its bicentenary. To mark the theater’s 200th anniversary Royal Mail is going to release a set of eight stamps depicting iconic performances and the most talented actors in the Old Vic’s history. The stamps featuring some of the UK’s best known actors performing at the London theatre will be available on g ...

Ten Hampton Court Palace stamps released by Royal Mail

Take a look at the latest stamp issue by Royal Mail that pays tribute to the grandeur of human craftsmanship. These are ten exquisite items that are dedicated to Hampton Court Palace, which is one of the best-known buildings in Britain and one of the grandest. Ranked among the top British historic attractions for almost two centuries, the palace is inextricably linked to the Tudor king Henry VIII, ...

Ten stamps by Royal Mail celebrate Cook's Endeavour voyage

Royal Mail is to release ten stamps to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Captain James Cook's departure on one of the greatest sea voyages of discovery of all time. These bright stamps feature original drawings and paintings of indigenous peoples, landscapes of the South Pacific and flora and fauna which amazed the scientific establishment at the time. The map of Endeavour's course also appears o ...

Don't panic! Dad's Army turns 50 with eight stamps by Royal Mail

FindYourStampsValue.com is delighted to present to your attention a set of eight stamps by Royal Mail to celebrate the 50th anniversary of a comedy TV series called Dad’s Army. Each item features different important characters from the popular TV show, along with their catchphrases. The stamps are Royal Mail’s first ever dedicated British sitcom stamp issue. These amazing philatelic it ...

Marking 250th anniversary of the Royal Academy of Arts. Six brilliant stamps presented by Royal Mail

FindYourStampsValue.com is delighted to announce that Royal Mail has presented six brilliant stamps to mark the 250th anniversary of the Royal Academy of Arts (RA). The designs and artworks by artists and Royal Academicians were specially commissioned to create these bright items.  The stamps comprise Summer Exhibition by Grayson Perry RA, Queen of the Sky by Fiona Rae RA, The Great Sea Stac ...

Celebrating the 65th Anniversary of The Queen's Coronation. Six exquisite stamps introduced by Guernsey Post

FindYourStampsValue.com is delighted to present six special stamps by Guernsey Post issued to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the coronation of Her Majesty The Queen who is the longest reigning monarch in British history. Queen Elizabeth became the head of the monarchy at the age of 27 on June 2, 1953, with millions watching as she was crowned at Westminster Abbey. The stamps depict The Queen a ...

Celebrating the reintroduction of endangered animals in the UK. Six bright stamps released by Royal Mail

FindYourStampsValue.com hurries to introduce to our readers` attention six bright stamps by Royal Mail featuring species that had become extinct or endangered in the UK but reintroduced. The sand lizard, large blue butterfly, osprey and stinking hawk’s-beard plant complete the set, illustrated by Wiltshire-based artist Tanya Achilleos Lock. Tanya focuses on wildlife in her art - she was bor ...

Royal Mail marks RAF centenary with Special Stamps. Ten original collectable stamps released

We are glad to let all collectors know that Royal Mail has introduced a set of ten stamps to celebrate the centenary of the creation of the Royal Air Force. These interesting stamps that have been given collectable status feature original artworks of the Sopwith Camel F1, Hurricane Mk 1, Vulcan B2, Lightning F6, Nimrod MR2 and Typhoon FGR4 by aviation artist Michael Turner. An additional four stam ...

Discover the stories behind Votes for Women. Eight special stamps introduced by Royal Mail

FindYourStampsValue.com invites everyone to discover the stories behind Votes for Women with a set of eight special stamps issued by Royal Mail. With this interesting philatelic release Royal Mail commemorates 100 years of those whose ceaseless determination led to the vote being finally granted to women over the age of 30 in February 1918. Each of stamps features key individuals and events of th ...

Send a raven: Game of Thrones series to be honored by Royal Mail. 15 exceptional stamps unveiled!

FindYourStampsValue.com is excited to let all Game of Thrones fans as well as philately enthusiasts that Royal Mail has unveiled ten exceptional and very beautiful stamps featuring characters from houses Stark, Targaryen, Lannister and Tyrell. And five more stamps on a Stamp Sheet showcase non-human characters such as The Night King and White Walkers, plus the coveted Iron Throne itself. As we hav ...

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