A set of 8v stamps will be issued 19 October depicting four major festivals – Chinese New Year, Hari Raya, Deepavali and Christmas. Special first day cover will be available. Alos to be released wil be 2 booklets containing Chinese New Year and Christmas self adhesive 1st local stamps.
Singapore Post will be issuing a set of 5 stamps titled Traditional Board Games. The stamps feature Chinese Chess, Aeroplane Chess, Snakes and Ladders, Checkers and the Diamond Game which were popular in the 70s and 80s.
The usual first day cover will also be available and a set of maximum cards will also available with special first day cancellations.
Singapore Post have not issue any maximum cards in quite a while.
The essence of the contributions of the Citizens’ Consultative Committees (CCCs) over the last 50 years is depicted in this commemorative stamp set as five core values: promoting “Racial Harmony”, fostering “Social Cohesion”, “Care for the Community”, serving as the “Voice of the People”, and rallying people of different backgrounds to come together to make a “Commitment to build a better Singapore”.
Date of issue: 20 October 2015
Bumblebees, Honeybees and solitary bee species are the unsung heroes of Britain’s ecology: pollinating our food crops, keeping farms in business and enabling our parks, gardens and countryside to thrive. It would be impossible to underestimate the significance of bees, or their worrying decline. This vibrant Special issue features two First Day Covers, as well as a fascinating Presentation Pack.