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Harry Potter special stamps – on sale from 16 October

We’re delighted be stocking a unique range of special stamps from Royal Mail this month. Produced to celebrate the critically-acclaimed series of Harry Potter films, the stamps feature all of your favourite characters including Harry, Hermione, Ron, Ginny and Neville Longbottom.

And of course, your favourite Hogwarts students are accompanied by five Hogwarts professors on a Special Miniature Sheet, in addition to featuring the Hogwarts Express, motor bike ridden by Hagrid, the Knight Bus and Triwizard Cup.

The generic sheet, mini sheet and retail book will be on sale at Galmpton Post Office from Tuesday 16th October 2018.

Post Office Savings Prize Draw launch

On 17th September 2018, the Post Office are launching their Savings prize draw campaign.

This exciting campaign means that from November 2018 to March 2019, any Post Office savings accounts customers could be in with a chance of winning a £10,000 dream holiday, or a £10,000 lump sum.

Customers could also win a £2,500 National Garden Centre voucher or lump sum, a £100 One4all voucher, a £100 Annual National Trust pass (for two) or a £100 hotel voucher.

Both new and existing customers are eligible for the prize draw, once the balance in your account has increased by £1,000 more than before the start of the prize draw period (17th September). For more information, visit the official Post Office Savers Prize Draw page here.

Any questions? Pop in store and speak to Gary or give us a call on 01803 842148.

United for Wildlife Special stamps

One of many projects established by The Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, the United for Wildlife project unites the world’s leading wildlife charities, working together to achieve global change.

The commemorative sheet features 10 stamps and will be on sale at Galmpton Post Office from Wednesday 10th October 2018.

World War 1 special stamps

The final part of a five-year commemorative programme marking the centenary of the First World War, the six stamps depict a theme from each year of the war, including the Poppy, Poetry and Portrait.

Presentation Packs will be available to purchase from Galmpton Post Office from Thursday 13th September 2018.

For more information, pop in store or give us a call on 01803 842148.

The Old Vic special stamps

Playing an important part in the development of modern British theatre, Royal Mail’s Old Vic special stamps issue commemorates just eight of the many great actors who have made their names on its influential stage.

Filler Cards and Presentation Packs will be available to purchase from Galmpton Post Office from Thursday 30th August 2018.

For more information, pop in store or give us a call on 01803 842148.

Captain Cook Special Stamps

On sale from 16th August 2018, Royal Mail’s Captain Cook special stamps are set to mark the 250th anniversary of Captain Cook’s voyage of discovery to the South Pacific aboard HMS Endeavour.

For a glimpse of the stamps keep an eye on this page, or for more details of the release ask a member of staff in store, give us a call on 01803 842148 or contact us here.

Special Issue Hampton Court Palace Stamps

Royal Mail’s latest Special Issue Stamps release is part of the Royal Palaces series. This year’s release celebrates one of the best-known and grandest buildings in Britain, Hampton Court Palace.

Included in the issue are a total of six special stamps featuring images of the palace and surrounding gardens; open to visitors since 1838. For further details and to see a sneak peak of the designs, visit

Purchase the special issue from Galmpton Post Office from 31st July 2018.



Special Stamps June 2018: Dad’s Army

Dad’s Army is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and to mark the anniversary of the hugely popular BBC television sitcom, Royal Mail are releasing a set of eight Special Stamps. Each stamp features a key character from the 80 episodes together with their most memorable catchprases.

The stamps will be available to purchase at Galmpton Post Office from Tuesday 26th June 2018.

Special Stamps May 2018: Royal Academy

In honour of its 250th anniversary of the world-renowned charity serving to promote art and artists, Royal Mail’s Special Stamps issue for May celebrates the Royal Academy of Arts (RA). A set of six, each stamp design was specially commissioned by six existing RA members who provide their personal portrayal of the Summer Exhibition.

The stamps will be on sale from Tuesday 29th May 2018.

The Royal Mail Royal Wedding Presentation Pack

To coincide with The Royal Wedding of HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle on Saturday 19th May 2018, Royal Mail will release a special presentation pack. The pack details both Prince Harry and Meghan’s journey as a couple to date and includes four stamps featuring the official engagement photographs.

The pack will be on sale at Galmpton Post Office from Saturday 19th May 2018.

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