Tag Archives: Postage Stamps

New Irish Postage Stamp

While the British have “honoured” me with a MBE, I am delighted to announce that this Blog will be featured on a new Irish stamp, due for issue later this year.

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Olympic Stamps

I know very little about British postage stamps but to illustrate this post, I have uploaded a photograph of Ireland’s 2012 Olympic stamps. ┬áIt was a long standing convention with most of the World’s “respectable” post offices that living people … Continue reading

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The Easter Rising …And Stamp Collecting

History is not just about Events. It is also about how those “events” are seen years after they happened. And while the “events” themselves dont change, the perception changes. Take the Easter Rising of 1916, one of the key “events” … Continue reading

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