Monthly Archives: December 2019

Stamp collectors can’t wait to get their hands on the new Star Wars special edition

While stamp collectors are always hopeful of striking gold by unearthing the next treasure, there are those philatelists who are looking for something beyond the jackpot. Instead they look for stamps that also coincide with their other interests and hobbies. Such is the case with the Royal Mail’s latest release - which is sure to [...]

Postal delivery through the ages

The present-day Royal Mail is a vast operation supported by a highly sophisticated infrastructure – enabling it to deliver 13 billion letters and 1.3 billion parcels this year. Built up over generations, it has not only been at the forefront of innovation in communication, it has also contributed to huge political, social and economic change [...]