Category Archives: Great Britain

The Mulready Postal Stationery

Everybody wants at least one Mulready in his thematic philately exhibit. The famous design of the first prepaid postal stationery fits in many thematic exhibits. Even if not at first sight, some clever exhibitors try to find a way how … Continue reading

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Seven Nations Challenge in London

After Australia (2012) and Sweden (2014) the Seven Nations Challenge (SNC) was held now for the third time. The seven countries that participated in Malmö two years ago were now invited in London by the ABPS (Association of British Philatelic … Continue reading

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Edition d’Or in London at EUROPHILEX 2015

Also in London at EUROPHILEX 2015 Corinphila gave a presentation of the new Edition d’Or books. In this series books are presented with the most beautiful stamp collections which have been awarded with international Large Gold or Grand Prix. We are … Continue reading

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FFE in London at EUROPHILEX 2015

Thanks to devoted and passionate authors, ’Fakes, Forgeries & Experts Journal” (FFE) is back with its 18th edition. In this new edition an extensive variety of philatelic knowledge covered in 19 articles by 17 different authors is presented. Six of them occur … Continue reading

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The British Postal Museum Archive

Each year the British Postal Museum presents a series of events in which specialists and experts explore different aspects of philately and the British postal service. This service comes through a podcast that enables to listen to or download a selection … Continue reading

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Extracts from a Wartime Diary – a presentation by Christine Earle

Also the Royal Philately Society of London (RPSL) put many video presentations on the worldwide web, but rarely a thematic philately one. The only one on their vimeo channel is by Christine Earle: Extracts from a Wartime Diary. Not a … Continue reading

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LONDON 2015 videos

On the website of LONDON 2015 some videos are shown with some of the organisers and keen philatelists who are helping make London 2015 Europhilex into a great success. One of them is Simon Moorcroft of the British Thematic Commission. He … Continue reading

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National exhibition Spring Stampex 2015

Spring Stampex 2015 (national exhibition of ABPS, the Association of British Philatelic Societies) took place from 18th until 21st February, as usual in the Business Design Centre in London. A special edition of the GBPS (Great Britain Philatelic Society) because of … Continue reading

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The Roll of Distinguished Philatelists

Until now we have only found 5 thematic philatelists in the last decades who signed the Roll of Distinguished Philatelists (RDP): Mary Ann Owens (1993), Francesca Rapkin (1998), Gunnar Dahlvig (2000), Wolf Hess (2010) and Giancarlo Morolli (2010). So we … Continue reading

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