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Classic British Stamps - 1880 Watermark Spray 2 shillings brown sheet

Posted: 01 Sep 2014
In 2004 a 2 shillings brown stamps, achieved one of the highest prices ever achieved for any British stamp, selling for £241,500, as our latest guide to rare GB stamps reveals…

Dolls House and Miniature Scene Magazine

Things to do with miniature newspaper

Posted: 25 Aug 2014
Hold The Front Page Moi Ali suggests some great uses for miniature newspapers.

Discovering stamp collecting rarities - 1935 Silver Jubilee Prussian Blue stamp

Posted: 22 Aug 2014
We all dream of finding a valuable stamp or two amongst a packet of stamps, in an old album, or on a sheet purchased from the Post Office, writes Ed Fletcher, in the first part of ...

British Library Philatelic Collections - the rocket mail to Wolf Rock 1948

Posted: 20 Aug 2014
Stranded on a lighthouse nine miles off the coast of Cornwall, thanks to relentless storms, three lighthouse keepers were able to communicate with the outside world thanks to a ...

Collectors Gazette

Exeter Westpoint Arena Toy Fair report

Posted: 18 Aug 2014
David Boxall goes in search of vintage toys at Bulldog Fairs event.

Discovering stamp collecting rarities - 1955 half-crown booklet errors

Posted: 15 Aug 2014
We all dream of finding a valuable stamp or two amongst a packet of stamps, in an old album, or on a sheet purchased from the Post Office, writes Ed Fletcher, in the first part of ...

Discovering stamp collecting rarities - a stamp vending machine error

Posted: 08 Aug 2014
We all dream of finding a valuable stamp or two amongst a packet of stamps, in an old album, or on a sheet purchased from the Post Office, writes Ed Fletcher, in the latest ...

STAMP COLLECTING BLOG: Collecting stamps by theme - No.4 An open approach

Posted: 07 Aug 2014
A recent talk on Concorde-related material was both fun and informative, writes Matt Hill in his latest blog on collecting stamps by theme, and it wasn’t just the stamps that kept ...

Classic British Stamps - 1929 PUC £1 St George & the Dragon FDC

Posted: 01 Aug 2014
We asked cover expert Richard Park of Cover Collecting to tell us about one of the most expensive GB stamps he has seen: the 1929 Postal Union Congress, £1 St George & the Dragon, ...


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