27.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that the iconic Eiffel Tower and Merlion get a street art makeover in the latest joint stamp issue by Singapore and France. President Tony Tan Keng Yam and France’s President Francois Hollande unveiled two new stamps … Continue reading

 
 
27.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Romfilatelia introduced into circulation the philatelic issue London 2015 EUROPHILEX Stamp Exhibition. This issue is an overprint that brings back into the public attention to the World Philatelic Exhibition London, and the souvenir sheet issued on … Continue reading

 
 
26.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Magyar Posta released a commemorative stamp to mark the centenary of the birth of the French chanteuse, songwriter and actress Edith Piaf. The stamp shows the celebrated singer’s portrait. The issue was put into circulation … Continue reading

 
 
26.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that on the 14th of May 2015, An Post issued two stamps to celebrate this year’s Europa theme – Old Toys. The issue consisting of two stamps depicting toy truck and old teddy bear. In … Continue reading

 
 
26.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that South Georgia Post has released a set of stamps to commemorate the exploits of the steam trawler Viola – last of the British Trawlers. The issue consisting of four items has been already designed … Continue reading

 
 
25.05.2015

The Spanish post office has set a Guinness record for creating the “World’s largest stamp mosaic” and has received the certificate recognizing this accomplishment. The composition features a letter Ñ in its center, symbol of the Spanish Brand and now … Continue reading

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25.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Latvian Post has released a special stamp to celebrate Firefighters and Rescue Workers Day. The stamp and the cover Firefighting in Latvia – 150 have been designed by Ludis Danilāns. The issue was put into … Continue reading

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25.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that Magyar Posta issued a special stamp to commemorate the centenary of the birth of the American actor and singer Frank Sinatra, who won eight Grammy awards, three Oscars and several Golden Globe awards. The … Continue reading

 
 
25.05.2015

ITU was founded in Paris on 17 May 1865, by signing of the first International Telegraph Convention entitled International Telegraph Union. According to info received by StampNews.com, Croatian Post is to issue a special stamp on this occasion. The item … Continue reading

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24.05.2015

With May considered Heritage Month ‒ and the month of flowers ‒ the Philippine Postal Corp. has issued stamps featuring the Philippine flower gumamela. PHLPost said the special postage stamps particularly feature the Hybrid Gumamela to promote the country’s unique … Continue reading

 
 
24.05.2015

According to info received by StampNews.com Magyar Posta issued a miniature sheet for Europa 2015 that features a few treasured toys from the Katona József Museum’s Szórakaténusz Toy Museum and Workshop in Kecskemét. The first stamp has been entered in … Continue reading

 
 
24.05.2015

StampNews.com hurries to inform that Falkland Islands Post has released a set of stamps dedicated to the beuty of nature. The issue consists of four items that were unveiled and put into circulation on the 12th of May. The theme Colour … Continue reading

 
 
23.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Vanuatu Post has released a special stamp issue that focuses on four of many organizations that have established a business and /or a community service in Vanuatu and are offering products and services that proudly … Continue reading

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23.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that this year’s Sweden summer stamps show magnolias, from bud to dazzling flowers. In a booklet of five objects appear magnolia varieties Magnolia x soulangeana (three subjects), Magnolia George Henry Kern and Magnolia stellata, while … Continue reading

 
 
22.05.2015

According to info received by StampNews.com this year’s charity stamps go on sale on May 7. This is the first time PostNord has issued the charity stamps jointly in both Sweden and Denmark. The proceeds for the year go to … Continue reading

 
 
22.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that an exciting initiative designed to spark young islanders’ interest in the traditional hobby of stamp collecting was launched by Jersey Post. Two thousand copies of The Collectables, a 36 page activity book and stamp album, … Continue reading

 
 
21.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to announce that PostEurop presents the best of the EUROPA Stamp Design Competition for this year and launches the public online voting competition on Europe Day. This year’s EUROPA theme “Old Toys” takes us on a trip down memory … Continue reading

 
 
21.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that a Finnish artist Minna Immonen has designed two fuchsia-hued floral 2nd class stamps that are ideally suited for party invitations and other happy occasions. The Floral beauty sheet is handily folded and shows the rugosa … Continue reading

 
 
21.05.2015

According to info received by StampNews.com PostNL launched a new ‘Naardermeer Flora and Fauna’ set of stamps to celebrate the 110th anniversary of the nature reserve. The stamps feature images of some of the animals, plants and scenery that inhabit … Continue reading

 
 
20.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that the U.S. Postal Service® issues a new stamp to make members of the public more aware of the ways they can assist in finding missing children ‒ and to offer hope to the families of … 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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