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Battle of Trafalgar Remembered

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A new set of stamps are to be issued in Alderney on 9th May to mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar.

One of the most famous sea battles in history, Admiral Horatio Nelson led the British Fleet to victory against the FrancoSpanish invasion on 21st October 1805 before being gunned down by a French sniper.

Six new stamps make up the issue, each feature the bold design of artist Shaun Shackleton. A prestige booklet and first day cover will also be made available.

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