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Thomas The Tank Engine

Royal Mail issued a set of stamps to mark the centenary of the birth of the Reverend Wilbert Awdry creator of Thomas the Tank Engine. The six stamps show Thomas and some of his friends from the TV series. Reverend Awdry’s …

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Europa 2011 – Great Britain

British post issued a miniature sheet to mark year 2011 as the international year of forest as declared by united nations. 1st Class – Spider Monkey – Spider monkeys are one of the largest primates in South America. Their prehensile …

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Children’s Literature – Europa 2010

The Europa theme this year is Children’s Literature and Royal Mail is celebrating these events with a set of six Stamps and a special Miniature Sheet depicting characters and text from the Winnie-the-Pooh story by A A Milne.

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Pictorial Faststamps: Birds

Royal mail issued a set of stamps of UK’s favourite garden birds featuring six various birds. Birds have long been one of the most popular thematic subjects amongst the philatelists.

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Medical Breakthroughs

The United Kingdom has been at the forefront of medical research and technology since William Harvey first described the circulation of the blood in 1628. British physicians and scientists can justly take credit for the discovery and application of smallpox …

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Great British Railways I

On the 50th Anniversary of the building of British Rail’s last steam locomotive Evening Star Royal Mail take a look back at the glory days of steam power by commemorating railways on stamps.

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