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Gloriumptiously collectable – The official Roald Dahl stamps

Gloriumptiously collectable – The official Roald Dahl stamps

Six of Dahl’s most popular children’s stories feature on the latest set of stamps from the Royal Mail.

£5 Postage stamp from 1882 makes £15,000 world record price

£5 Postage stamp from 1882 makes £15,000 world record price

A large orange stamp that cost £5 in 1882 used for posting heavy parcels to the furthest reaches of the British Empire set a new world record price for such a stamp at Bonhams in Knightsbridge on December 19 when it sold for £15,270.

The Snowman from Buckingham Covers

The Snowman from Buckingham Covers

This Christmas our favourite festive character collectable, The Snowman © , is raising money for the children’s charitable organisation, ChildLine.

Her Majesty The Queen’s 80th Birthday Stamps

Her Majesty The Queen’s 80th Birthday Stamps

Just released from Royal Mail are a set of stamps to commemorate the Queen’s 80th Birthday. The set features eight informal photographic portraits.

Ice Age Animals Stamps from Royal Mail

Ice Age Animals Stamps from Royal Mail

Released on the 21st March are the new Ice Age Animal Stamps from Royal Mail.

Brunel Stamps from Royal Mail

Brunel Stamps from Royal Mail

Released on the 23rd February are the new Brunel Stamps from Royal Mail.

The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, Bt

The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, Bt

The Most
Important Collection of Stamps to be sold for 50 Years comes
up for sale at Sothebys – estimated to fetch in excess of
£11 million .