06.05.2015

According to info received by StampNews.com the Czech Republic selected the legendary metal Merkur modelling system as a theme for stamp for Europa 2015. The item features a crane on tracks built of colour parts of the Merkur modelling system, … Continue reading

 
 
05.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Granite City Stamp Club marked its 82d birthday with a special meeting. The Club was formed in 1933 in Quincy and continues to draw devoted stamp lovers to its twice-a-month meetings at the Tufts Public … Continue reading

 
 
05.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that Czech Post is to release a special stamp celebrating the 130th anniversary of the Moldava-Saxony Connection Railway. The stamp depicts a construction train with the Louny engine at the railway station in Dubí (formerly Ober-Eichwald). … Continue reading

 
 
04.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that An Post has issued two commemorative stamps for those killed during the Gallipoli Landings of World War 1. The campaign in Turkey was an attempt by the Allies in 1915 to gain control of the … Continue reading

 
 
04.05.2015

StampNews.com hurries to inform that Guernsey Post has prepared for releasing a special philatelic issue celebrating the 175thanniversary of the Penny Black. The item has been already designed and put into circulation on the 1st of May. In general circulation for … Continue reading

 
 
04.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that Guernsey Post has prepared for releasing a special series of stamps celebrating the 70th anniversary of Liberation. The issue consists of six stamps that were put into circulation on the 1st of May. As any … Continue reading

 
 
04.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Slovakia Post has prepared for issuing a special stamp designed for Europa 2015. The item depicts a stool horse and is scheduled to be put into circulation on the 5th of May. A stool-horse, also called … Continue reading

 
 
03.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that Roman Post unveiled the postage stamp issue Europa 2015, Old Toys that continues the annual series of Europa philatelic issues, this year being devoted to vintage toys. The issue consists of two values that illustrate old, … Continue reading

 
 
02.05.2015

One of philately’s most iconic designs has to be that of the Cape of Good Hope triangular, but have you ever considered how it came about? StampNews.com would like to tell our readers about the history of this unique philatelic … Continue reading

 
 
02.05.2015

StampNews.com hurries to inform that Guernsey Post is ready to release a series of stamps for Europa stamp competition. The issue consists of six items that was issued and put into circulation on the 1st of May. The theme for the … Continue reading

 
 
01.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that this year’s Europa stamp from Åland is to be issued on 8 May on the theme Old toys. On the stamp a spirited, little monkey with a colourful drum, a classic windup toy from the … Continue reading

 
 
30.04.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Faroe Islands Post is to release a set of two stamps depicted its old toys. Edward Fuglø has designed the stamps which feature a rag doll and a horn-hoop, both of which served as children’s … Continue reading

 
 
30.04.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that New Zealand Post is ready to release a set of stamps depicting the native seashells. The issue consists of five items that are to be put into circulation on the 5th of May. New Zealand’s … Continue reading

 
 
30.04.2015

StampNews.com would like to inform that Aland Post has designed and is ready to put into circulation a special stamp dedicated to horse races. The item has unusual triangular form and depicts Indian Silver ‒ the most successful Åland trotter. … Continue reading

 
 
28.04.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that Iceland Post is ready to release a special stamp celebrating the bicentenary of its Bible Society. The item is to be introduced and put into circulation on the 30th of April. The Bible Society is … Continue reading

 
 
27.04.2015

According to the decision of PostEurop, the association of European public postal operators, old toys are the common theme of 2015. StampNews.com got to know that this year Iceland’s stamp motifs are the wooden duck and the Dúa cars. The issue … Continue reading

 
 
27.04.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that Pitcairn Island Post is ready to release a set of stamps depicting gorgeous canvas. The issue consists of four items that are scheduled to be put into circulation on the 29th of April. The … Continue reading

 
 
27.04.2015

StampNews.com hurries to inform that Isle of Man Post Office unveiled a miniature sheet of four stamps featuring the paintings of artist, mariner and Manxman John Halsall. The issue also marks a number of historic anniversaries from the rich Manx … Continue reading

 
 
26.04.2015

To celebrate 50 years of space cooperation between CNES and ISRO, India Post and La Poste, France have issued a set of two commemorative stamps the SARAL/AltiKa and Megha-Tropiques satellites. Joint issue of set of two stamps was released by … Continue reading

 
 
26.04.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that Philippines Post released a special stamp to mark the 450 years of finding the image of the Sto. Niño stamps. The item is classified as a “commemorative” kind of issue and was put into … Continue reading

 
 
 
 

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WOPA Stamps is proud to welcome Croatia to the growing list of participating postal administrations available on the site. In just over three years since WOPA was first launched, already 25 administrations have joined WOPA which allows its customers to … Continue reading
Submitted on 04.03.2015
 
 
London – Postal Auction 137 closes on Thursday 22nd January 2015 with 6,750 lots going under the hammer. A strong GB section contains over 50 1d blacks, including several multiples, lot 119 being a fine used block of 4, Est. … Continue reading
Submitted on 15.12.2014
 
 
Postal – Apex’s Auction 135 took place at an autumnal Lingfield Park Racecourse on Sunday Nov 16th. With 125 room bidders, swelled by around 400 bidding via post, total realisations exceeded an impressive £350,000. The opening section of 176 World … Continue reading
Submitted on 24.11.2014
 
 
London – Apex Public Auction 135 will be held at Lingfield Park Racecourse on Sunday November 16th with 1150 lots going under the hammer. The sale comprises all world and one country collections (in particular China, Falklands, French Cols, India … Continue reading
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