In 2016, Royal Mail celebrates 500 years of operating a regular, organised postal service - find out all about this very Positively Postal event and the new stamps due for issue on 17th February 2016 [...]
Now that Christmas is over and 2016 is fast approaching, let's take a look at the first new GB stamp issue of the year which marks the explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton and his Endurance Expedition. [...]
I've come across a few old maxi cards from over 10 years ago so thought I would feature them on here. The first one marks the 80th anniversary of R.M.S. Lusitania back in 1995 (it [...]
The wait is now over, brand NEW Star Wars stamps out today! Find about all about them in Positively Postal's Star Wars feature here. I am used to brightly coloured envelopes, postcards and mailart popping [...]
Following on from the butterfly stamps from Kenya, here are some more, this time from The Cayman Islands. Here's a fact I didn't know, rats are ticklish(!) according to what Snow found out online and [...]
I have started to get together some stamps and other items to make up a butterfly pack to sell and send out so here are a few butterfly stamps from Kenya to give you a [...]
Mail & Mailart
Greetings from Brighton postcard off to Italy. Great documentation from Dame Mailarta in Canada, on a quest to become Canada's Portrait and Autograph Queen and there I am standing next to the Dr Who stamp [...]
Postcard showing various scenes around Westminster London off to a Postcrosser In Germany. First there was Star Wars and then there were Starling Wars - news and mailart in from Stripy Goose in the U.K.
Friendly West Highland Terrier off on this 11p stamp (PHQ) card to a group of Postcrossers in Canada. Stamps in a stock book on this great postally themed card sent in by Sandy from Hong [...]
Lindisfarne or Holy Island map postcard showing various landmarks on the island off to a Postcrosser in China. Something very fishy going on here on this very quirky postcard sent in by Olya from Russia [...]
Hampton Court Palace on this 1978 13p stamp (PHQ) card to The Netherlands. I Heart Belarus postcard sent in by Natasha through Postcrossing.
St James's Stone, Lundy South West England on this 68p stamp (PHQ) card off to a Postcrosser in Finland. Mit dem Postauto durch die Pfalz - By Post Bus through The Palatinate, a region in [...]