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Beautiful Bees of Britain featured on special stamps

Beautiful Bees of Britain

Royal mail issued a special stamps and miniature sheet featuring Beautiful Bees of Britain, to educate and to create awareness about their vital importance. Bees are our unacknowledged partners and ancient allies, vital in the pollination of food crops, keeping …

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150th Anniversary of London Underground

150th Anniversary of London Underground

Royal Mail issued ten new stamps to mark the 150th anniversary of the London Underground – the oldest underground railway network in the world. The stamps will be issued on 9 January – exactly 150 years after the opening in …

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XXX Olympiad LONDON 2012 opening Ceremony

XXX Olympiad LONDON 2012 opening Ceremony

British post on the event of the XXX Olympiad Games LONDON 2012 opening Ceremony issued a Miniature Sheet which features stamps showing athletes mirroring London landmarks. The stamps shows 1st class: Fencing & the Tower of London; Athletics and the Olympic …

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London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics Definitives

To herald the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London Royal Mail issued four distinctive new definitive bearing the official Emblems of the Games of the XXX Olympiad and the XIV Paralympic Games. The four elements of the Olympic Emblem …

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Christmas 2011 – GB

Royal Mail celebrates the 400th anniversary of The King James Bible on this year’s Christmas stamps. The King James Bible has been described as “the noblest monument of English prose”, which shaped the way people write and speak English. Seven …

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Olympic & Paralympic Games 2012 – III

Royal Mail issued the final set of London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games stamps, exactly one year before the opening ceremony. To mark the countdown to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and its role as an official licensee …

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