Special Stamps

Royal Mail release special stamps for 75th anniversary of D-Day

Royal Mail marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day with it’s June Special Stamps issue. Available to purchase from Galmpton Post Office from Thursday 6th June, there are six stamps in total.

Do you have a question about the issue, or a general enquiry for the Post Office? Pop in store and speak to Gary, give us a call on 01803 842148 or contact us here.

Royal Mail special issue stamps: Queen Victoria Bicentenary

Royal Mail’s upcoming special issue honours two significant bicentenaries for 2019.  Marking the birth of both Queen Victoria and her husband Prince Albert, the stamps chart the life of Victoria from Princess to Empress. An accompanying miniature sheet also celebrates the legacy of Prince Albert.

On sale at Galmpton Post Office from Friday 24th May 2019, visit Royal Mail’s website for a sneak peek ahead of the release.

Do you have a question about the issue, or a general enquiry for the Post Office? Pop in store and speak to Gary, give us a call on 01803 842148 or contact us here.

Royal Mail Special Stamps: British Engineering

On sale at Galmpton Post Office from Thursday 2nd May, Royal Mail’s latest issue celebrates six world-renowned projects and creations in British engineering from the past 50 years.

For more information on the issue, pop in store, give us a call or contact us here.

March 2019 special stamps: Birds of Prey

Royal Mail’s Birds of Prey special stamps issue will be on sale at Galmpton Post Office from Thursday 4th April.

The birds in the 10-stamp issue have been captured by photographer, Tim Flach and all breed in the UK, including the Red Kite, Golden Eagle and Kestrel.

For more information on the issue, pop in store and speak to Gary, give us a call or contact us here.

February 2019 special stamps: Leonardo da Vinci

On Wednesday 13th February Royal Mail’s latest special stamps issue will be on sale at Galmpton Post Office. The latest issue marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci.

There are twelve unique stamps in the set, featuring a selection of da Vinci’s drawings from Her Majesty the Queen’s collection, which was acquired by King Charles II around 1670.

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.

Special Stamps May 2018: Owls

Royal Mail’s May 2018 Special Stamps issue honours one of the most iconic British birds, the Owl. Available to purchase at Galleon Stores and Galmpton Post Office from Friday 11th May, the Presentation Pack features five species of owl known to be living and breeding regularly in the UK.

For more information on the collection pop in and speak to Gary or give us a call on 01803 842148.

February 2018 Special Stamps: Votes for Women

Marking 100 years since women were granted the right to vote, Royal Mail’s February Special Stamps issue showcases the ‘trials and tribulations of the women who campaigned tirelessly to win the vote’. Featuring both images from the campaigns and those involved, the stamps are available to purchase from Thursday 15th February 2018.

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