Posts Tagged ‘new issue’

Singapore 2016 Traditional Board Games stamp issue

April 26th, 2016

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.

UK Regional Stamps

September 29th, 2008

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first country definitive stamps to be issued in the UK, Royal Mail re-issued a sheet of nine original Scottish, Welsh and Northern Ireland country definitive designs.

A special Prestige Stamp Book entitled the Regional Definitives with text written by Douglas Muir. The book present a history of the design and development of these stamps.