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GB 2015 Bees of Britain

August 7th, 2015

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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.

Eminent Britons on stamps from Royal Mail

September 16th, 2009

Ten eminent Britons are to appear on stamps to be issued on 8 October 2009. The ten first class stamps will be issued in 2 se-tenant strips of five.