1952-present QEII stamps

QEII stampsDiscover more about the many British stamps issued during the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, from the famous Machin definitive stamp design, through to the pictorial designs which saw the QEII portrait move aside to accommodate other British subjects. For regular opinion, advice and information on QEII stamps don't miss Stamp & Coin Mart magazine.

We take a look at the development of one of the three British special sets issued in 1961, to mark the holding of ...

15/04/2018

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By the mid-twentieth century, the volume of British stamps being used demanded some kind of automated process, ...

11/04/2018

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Paul Brittain looks at British sporting triumphs celebrated on British stamps and reflects on the unfulfilled ...

03/04/2018

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We look back over the many Christmas stamps issued by Britain since the 1960s ...

25/12/2017

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To celebrate the Autumn Show the Philatelic Traders Society has invited Forrester to showcase The Forrester ...

25/07/2017

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Discover how WPC Marion Jones and her horse Yolande came to be depicted on a 13p British stamp in 1979 ...

26/06/2017

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Two Channel Islands stamps, issued for just a few months in 1948, would eventually pave the way for Britain’s ...

17/03/2017

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Despite honouring William Shakespeare in 1964, calls for a stamp to mark the 200th anniversary of Scottish poet ...

10/11/2015

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Alastair Gunn presents a stamp collecting guide to rugby stamps ahead of the Rugby Union World Cup, which is to be ...

05/08/2015

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Only three weeks after the death of her father King George VI, the soon-to-be-crowned Queen Elizabeth II welcomed ...

01/09/2014

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The Glasgow Commonwealth Games were the biggest ever multi-sports event hosted by Scotland and were marked by ...

01/08/2014

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This month marks the start of a major six-year World War One stamp issue in which Royal Mail pays tribute to the ...

15/07/2014

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