Category Archives: Countries

Map of Sark, Channel Island

I have had this postcard a few years. I like map cards and spotted this in with a collection of others whilst in the Channel Islands a few years ago. Advertisements

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J is for Jersey

This was produced by Jersey Post to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the liberation of the Island of Jersey from German Occupation.¬†I love the quote from Winston Churchill “….And our Dear Channel Islands are also to be freed today”. We … Continue reading

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I is for International Stamp Exhibition

This stamp was produced in the UK in 1980 for the International Stamp Exhibition. For some reason it was always one of my favourites.  

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Concorde Stamp 1969

Growing up around 40 miles from London it is probably no surprise that the sky’s above contained many¬†aircraft either landing or taking off en-route to somewhere wonderful. Concorde often flew overhead and despite being around 30,000 feet above in the … Continue reading

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