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Number of GB issues reduced

Number of GB issues reduced

Royal Mail to cut number of stamp sets in 2012 and 2013

Royal Mail's 2012 prices

Royal Mail's 2012 prices

Rates take effect from April 30.

Royal Mail can charge what it likes for 1st class stamps

Royal Mail can charge what it likes for 1st class stamps

1st class will go up to 60p from April 30.

New plan for postal museum sees London home

New plan for postal museum sees London home

The British Postal Museum and Archive will move to a larger home on the same street, in a £9 million project

France: Divine intervention

France: Divine intervention

When the winner of a prestigious French stamp design competition was found to be ineligible as a wartime collaborator, the authorities collaborated with him anyway!

GB: Pilot scheme

GB: Pilot scheme

The set of eight stamps marking the 25th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain in 1965 introduced a new concept by having six different designs se-tenant

West Germany: Fresco fiasco

West Germany: Fresco fiasco

When West Germany showed a medieval fresco on a stamp, nobody realised that portions of it were badly forged and depicted 20th-century celebrities!

Egypt: Stamps to die for?

Egypt: Stamps to die for?

If you thought speculation fever made for some tense scenes in English post office queues in 1966, there was a riot on a very different scale in Egypt 40 years earlier

Sierra Leone: Mixed message

Sierra Leone: Mixed message

An attractive early example of multicoloured stamp printing by Sierra Leone was turned into a chimaera in 1963-66 by overprints on overprints on overprints

China: Good money after bad

China: Good money after bad

Strange issues of old China looked the part in 19th-century stamp albums. This one is still highly prized today, almost 130 years after being revealed as bogus!

Switzerland: Into the Modern World

Switzerland: Into the Modern World

Switzerland's eye-catching second series of Landscapes definitives, which lasted a decade from 1949, showed distinctly modern views of the country's age-old scenery

Discounted stamps for people on low incomes at Christmas

Discounted stamps for people on low incomes at Christmas

Plan allows certain categories of people to buy stamps at 2011 rates

Formula 1 sheets signed by world champions auctioned for cancer charity

Formula 1 sheets signed by world champions auctioned for cancer charity

Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button autographed sheets for sheets for eBay auction.

Preview of Dickens issue on novelist's 200th birthday

Preview of Dickens issue on novelist's 200th birthday

Royal Mail releases two images from the issue due on June 19

Britain's most spectacular commemoratives: number 54 1985 Safety At Sea 17p

Britain's most spectacular commemoratives: number 54 1985 Safety At Sea 17p

Which are the most striking special issues Britain has ever produced? To celebrate our 75th anniversary, we've selected the top 75, and our countdown continues here

Britain's most spectacular commemoratives: no53 1970 Commonwealth Games 5d

Britain's most spectacular commemoratives: no53 1970 Commonwealth Games 5d

Which are the most striking special issues Britain has ever produced? To celebrate our 75th anniversary, we've selected the top 75, and our countdown continues here

GB New Issue: Kings & Queens brought up to date for jubilee year

GB New Issue: Kings & Queens brought up to date for jubilee year

Issue for House of Windsor out February 2.

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